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Frontwoman of Chicago band Fran is home from tour

Maria Jacobson performs live ahead of her homecoming show.

   

After some time on the road, Fran is back in Chicago. The local indie band will perform at the Empty Bottle on Friday. Doors open at 9 p.m.

Reset talks to frontwoman and songwriter Maria Jacobson about the tour, her band’s latest album Leaving and the inspiration she gleaned from Alan Watts and his book The Wisdom of Insecurity.

GUEST: Maria Jacobson, frontwoman of Fran

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