Some bands are fireworks, some wine. Some burn brightly and die quickly, others need time to develop their full bouquet. Ireland's The Frames came out of the gate with a vengeance, led by the powerful, elegant voice of teenage front man Glen Hansard, who'd quit school at 13 and begun busking. But shortly after The Frames signed a deal with then-powerhouse Island Records in 1990, Hansard secured a... More >>>