Rob will play a short solo set at Township (2200 N. California Ave, Chicago) on September 23 as part of his friends Jumpsuit‘s record release show. Rob is the first of 3 acts & goes on at 9pm.
Rob is on tour in Europe this summer with Glen Hansard. Two of the gigs are available to watch online: Down the Rabbit Hole Festival from the Netherlands (see below) and Rock Werchter from Belgium (where Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith joined in on “Lowly Deserter”) here.
Next up Rob will join Glen and the band in Australia in October.
Rob’s been on the Didn’t He Ramble tour with Glen Hansard in Europe this past month. This leg of the tour included 4 gigs in Poland where Rob shared his pride in his Polish heritage by performing the tune Hej Sokoły. Thank you Poland and everywhere else along the road for being so warm and welcoming!
As part of their Christmas programming, Today FM aired highlights from all 3 of The Frames’ Irish anniversary gigs from the summer. You can listen back to the programme (in 2 parts). Also, below see a Myles O’Reilly video of “Dream Awake” from the Cork gig.
On Friday Rob joined Glen Hansard & his other tourmates for an appearance on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. Check out “Lowly Deserter” from the performance below (eta: it has since disappeared from YouTube, we’ll update if it appears again!)
Glen’s Didn’t He Ramble North American tour starts this Monday in the 9th in Los Angeles. Rob is Instagramming along the way, give him a follow at instagram.com/rob_bochnik!