Adam Passalacqua

Adam Passalacqua

The Franklin Electric

Adam Passalacqua got his start at the age of 12 with his first band ‘Runaway Slide’, also comprising of his two other cousins. Their blues-rock style allowed them to gain recognition within Quebec’s blues circuit. In 2008, they opened for Canadian blues legend ‘Frank Marino & Mahogany Rush’ in Omaha, Nebraska. That same year, following their successful momentum, they won the Lys Blues Award for best upcoming band. Currently, Adam is a member of Montreal’s ‘The Franklin Electric’, having joined them in spring of 2017. He debuted behind the kit at the Montreal Jazz Festival, sharing a bill with acts such as ‘Half Moon Run’ and ‘Coeur de Pirate’. The band is most noted for receiving a Juno Award nomination for Breakthrough Group of the Year at the Juno Awards of 2018.

Behind the kit

What is Hip? (Tower of Power) Drum Cover - Adam Passalacqua

The Franklin Electric "Made It Up In Your Head" (Audio)

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