Des Frank is a self taught UK based guitarist and composer. 

Born in Plymouth, Devon in 1950, Des started playing the guitar at 12 years of age and has played in numerous bands throughout his lifetime, usually playing covers of blues and rock songs. 

His musical influences in the early 60's were The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, various other UK and US artists and also a rhythm & blues band from Plymouth called The Betterdays.  They made a big impression on Des but the bands that most influenced him in the mid to late 60's were John Mayall and the Bluesbreakers with Eric Clapton, Jimi  Hendrix Experience  & Cream.