Frank Hannon

Frank Hannon

As a founding member and lead guitarist for the band Tesla, Frank Hannon has performed thousands of shows all over the world. Tesla, named for the important but historically overlooked scientist Nikola Tesla, certainly built a well-deserved reputation as one of the best live bands in existence. Touring behind successful albums such as the platinum debut `Mechanical Resonance,` double platinum `The Great Radio Controversy,` platinum `Psychotic Supper` and gold `Bust a Nut` earned a rabidly loyal fan base.

Articles with Frank Hannon

Pledge Music – Frank Hannon

Frank Hannon developed a worldwide fanbase as the guitarist and chief songwriter of Tesla, whose roots and blues-influenced metal helped to push the genre in a new direction in the 80s. While on tour with the band in 2016, Frank took to recording some of his favorite down-home classics in his dressing room, from artists… Read more »


The Frank Hannon Band – Tesla’s Own Discusses Solo Project

One of the greatest rock bands to come out of northern California, Tesla, broke ground and barriers everywhere with their thumping heart-pounding version of rock n’ roll.  In 1991, the band again blazed a trail for others to follow with their live unplugged release of Five Man Acoustical Jam, so when guitarist Frank Hannon had… Read more »