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Singer Michael Franti to perform at SLO's Fremont Theatre

Michael Franti
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Singer-songwriter Michael Franti will visit San Luis Obispo next month on his first-ever acoustic tour.

He’ll perform Nov. 8 at the Fremont Theatre in downtown San Luis Obispo as part of a trio with a guitarist and bassist.

Best known as the creator and lead singer of Spearhead, which blends hip hop, funk, reggae, jazz and other genres, Franti scored his biggest hit to date in 2008 with “Say Hey (I Love You).”

Next month, Franti will perform songs from his 10th studio album, 2013’s “All People,” as well as new material.

Tickets for the Nov. 8 concert cost $25 to $35. For more information, visit