Francis Macdonald has recorded 2 albums under the project name Nice Man and Nice Man & The Bad BoysHe runs Shoeshine Records / Spit &
Polish in Glasgow and drums with Teenage FanclubOther artists he has worked with include: BMX Bandits, Kim Fowley, Robert Forster, Dan Penn, Alex Chilton, John Herald, Chip Taylor, Ben Vaughn, Laura Cantrell, Kate Rusby, Camera Obscura, Belle & Sebastian, Looper, Future Pilot AKA, The Hermit Crabs, The Pastels, Radio Sweethearts, Michael Shelley, Cheeky Monkey, Frank Blake, Astro Chimp, blah, blah.Francis has produced a (currently unreleased) Jerry Lee Lewis albumHe provided the music for the British comedy feature film Zemanovaload starring Ed Byrne.His music has also been used in MTV's Real World, Fashion TV, Queer Eye For the Straight Guy, Sky News, The Mark Thomas Comedy Product, Emilio Estevez's 'smash hit' Late Last Night and a mobile phone ad in South Korea.
"Love Is A Game" features in the Adam Sandler comedy Wedding Daze and a US ad for a Nissan car.
Francis manages CAMERA OBSCURA:
Francis also manages ATTIC LIGHTS.
Via Spit & Polish / Cadiz Music Francis champions the music of JULIE FOWLIS:
.and EMILY SMITH:
Francis has been co-producing Aaron Wright (Edinburgh's greatest living songwriter?). He wants to keep making music an' that.
FRANCIS Twitters too.
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