Franc Cinelli


Franc Cinelli is a folk singer songwriter & producer. Born in Rome and raised in London, Franc’s distinct rootsy indie folk  joins together varied influences crossing both Eastern and Western folk music.  A troubadour at heart with a sentimental soul, Franc Cinelli is on a timeless journey of self-discovery and expression. 

"A rootsy, bluesy, folky confection"

R2 Mag

Franc Cinelli Photo 6 Credit John Drill.

Latest album "Night Songs", available to listen here and purchase on bandcamp or webstore.  Also available on all download and streaming platforms.

"Folk Radio UK Artist & Album of the month"

"Husky, folksy, loose and laid back. Eastern blends with western."  Americana UK

"A soundtrack to red wine, cold evenings and dark windows, a great listen." Northern Sky




"Night Life" from the album Night Songs

Night Songs

Night Songs

The Marvel Age

The Marvel Age

I Have Not Yet Begun To Fight

I Have Not Yet Begun To Fight




Limited Edition Vinyl &  CDs,

Direct Downloads & Merch. 

Exclusive vinyl & cd bundles. 


January 2022

This month I'm finishing writing my first ever book. It's an adventure story that will have an accompanying musical undercurrent. More on the story and the book later but for now, I wanted to share some of the process so far. Here's a short  video clip. 


January 2022

Here's hoping 2022 is the year I can get back to my beloved road and play some shows! To start things off, I will be back at the Gladstone Arms on Sunday 23rd January, 8pm. To reserve a table just drop me a line, be quick as it will fill up! 

The Gladstone Arms.  64 Lant St, London SE1 1QN

Event page.


January, 2022

Continuing my series of covers of songs that mean the world to me I'm very happy to share with you, "Debris" by the great Ronnie Lane. This song was perfomed by The Faces on their 1971 record "A Nod Is As Good As A Wink To A Blind Horse". 

Watch my performance and hear my thoughts on it here.


Screenshot 2021-12-23 at 08.14.46.png

December 2021

My cover and thoughts on the magnificent "Long Way Home" by Tom Waits. Watch the clip here.