Following the success of the 2011/2012 world tour celebrating the 35th anniversary of Frampton Comes Alive!, Peter Frampton is back on the road this month with Frampton’s Guitar Circus. Each night, Frampton’s set will be recorded and subsequently sold as a download.
In the current March 2013 issue of Guitar World, guitar legend Peter Frampton gives GW readers the full Dear Guitar Hero treatment, answering 12 questions about everything from Pensa Suhr guitars to the status of his long-lost (and recovered) 1954 Gibson Les Paul.
Among this morning's new releases are a pair of live products from Peter Frampton, both issued by Eagle Rock Entertainment. FCA! 35 Tour: An Evening With Peter Frampton came out on 2DVD/Blu-ray, and The Best Of FCA! 35 Tour was released as a 3CD set.
Peter Frampton will release a new live two-disc DVD, FCA! 35 Tour: An Evening With Peter Frampton, and a new 3CD set, The Best of FCA! 35 Tour. Both releases are in celebration of the 35th anniversary of Frampton's 1976 live album, Frampton Comes Alive!.
A 1954 Gibson Les Paul that Peter Frampton played during his Humble Pie and solo days has been found after investigation by two Frampton fans, according to Gibson.com. The guitar had been presumed lost in a 1980 cargo plane crash.
Billboard reports that Peter Frampton recently sued his label, A&M Records, for “breach of contract and unfair competition” in the belief that his digital sales profits have not been fairly distributed.