Name: Tommy Frank
What is your favorite Weekender feature ? Concert listings
Who do you admire? My family
What would your last meal be? Extra large Honky Tonk Steak and Eggs platter
What accomplishment to date are you most proud of? My continuing sobriety
What was your favorite concert? March 12, 1992, RUSH Roll The Bones Tour with Primus at Broome County Arena, N.Y.
What is your life motto? One man’s floor is another man’s ceiling.
What would your theme song be? Faithless by RUSH
What do you do for fun? Hike, drive, and play classic “Tomb Raider” games
If money were no object, what would your ideal job be and why? Guitar luthier, love working with my hands and love anything in the guitar genre.
If you could give your younger self any advice what would it be? Stop worrying
What is your favorite quote? “Toil without song is like a weary journey without an end.” – H. P. Lovecraft
Where do you see yourself in 10 years? Still sober and loving life to it’s fullest
If you could master one skill you don’t have right now what would it be? To be fluent like Jaco Pastorius on the bass guitar.
How would your friends best describe you? Thoughtful, kind, and completely off my rocker
What motivates you to succeed? Pride in what I do, whether at work or play.
What’s the craziest thing you have ever done? Jumped off the trestle at The Powder Hole while inebriated. So many things could have gone wrong. I’m lucky to be alive.
What are you most grateful for? The family and friends that continue to support me with my sobriety
What is a relationship deal breaker for you ? Untrustworthiness
What’s an ideal weekend for you ? Spending what little time I have with my niece Lydia
What’s on your bucket list this year? Skydiving