Americana songwriter Frankie Bourne
is a California original. Born in the Bay Area and raised in a roadhouse, Bourne has been playing guitar since he was 14, self-taught and south-pawed. Inspired by a lifelong love of folk and blues-rock, last month Bourne released his solo debut album, Californicana
. Now living in Los Angeles, Bourne is bringing his roots rock back to the North Bay for a tour that includes three Sonoma County shows. Bourne hits the stage first on Sunday, Sept. 13, at Jamison’s Roaring Donkey, 146 Kentucky St., Petaluma. 707.772.5478. Next, Bourne plays on Tuesday, Sept. 15, at A’Roma Roasters, 95 Fifth St, Santa Rosa. 707.576.7765. Bourne also plays Wednesday, Sept. 16, at BV Whiskey Bar & Grille, 400 First St E, Sonoma. 707.938.7110.