Sign up for news, events & more!

Follow ITP

Stay in the know with in the pocket!

Song 18Frankford El

Buy on iTunes
Buy on Amazon

Frankford El is song #18. Originally recorded by The American Dream in 1970, the eponymously titled album was the first ever album produced by Todd Rundgren. Click on the large photo to the left to view the "making of" documentary by Steve Acito of Bluewire Media.


David Uosikkinen

The Hooters - Drums


  • Don Van Winkle

    The American Dream

    Lead vocals / Guitar
  • William Wittman

    Cyndi Lauper

  • Greg Davis

    Beru Revue

  • Wally Smith

    Smash Palace/Crosstown Traffic

  • Charlie Ingui

    Soul Survivors

    Backup Vocals
  • Skip Denenberg

    Backup Vocals
  • Steve Butler

    Smash Palace

    Backup Vocals
  • Cliff Hillis

    Backup Vocals
  • Special Guests from School of Rock

    Gianna Atella , Harrison Karsch, Jack Mara, Abigail Pacca, Sally Wetherell,

    Backup Vocals
"Frankfort El is an upbeat anthem by The American Dream," explains David Uosikkinen. "Although it's a catchy, singalong song, I see it as being about the community of hard-working, blue-collar people, who stood the test of time."

Frankford El Gallery