Between splitting up the Pixies by fax in 1993 and reforming them in 2004, Frank Black – formerly and latterly known as Black Francis – made nine solo albums. This…

FRANK-LY AMAZING!

The Pixies star teams up with legendary musicians…

BLACK SHOWS A NEW ALBUM!

But don't hold your breath, Frank Black and the Catholics' new album isn't out until September...

CLASSIC ROCK!

The former Pixies frontman tells NME.COM he'll do it if he can "get the money together"...

BLACK TO THE FUTURE!

Black's former Pixies bandmate Santiago fails to join him at London show...

FRANK BLACK CHATS

In one of the best webchats to date, ex Pixies frontman Charles Francis aka Black Francis aka Frank Black popped in to chat to nme.com readers...…

TALK TO THE ANIMALS

Details of other chats with Earl Brutus, Frank Black and Mansun...…

FRANK BLACK’S SONGS IN THE KEY OF LIFE

Ex-Pixies frontman on the record that reminds him of his tragic first love and the film soundtrack that he'll have played at his funeral...…

MAD DAY FOR BLACK ROCK

Ex Pixies frontman and the man who inspired Nirvana's 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' plays sole UK show in London...…