Franc O'cher is a Canadian singer-songwriter known for his emotive blend of folk, rock, and pop music. Born as Francois Durocher, he's a proud French Quebecer with a passion for music that began at a young age.

His career spans several decades, marked by a distinctive voice that's slightly raspy yet soulful. Franc's songwriting style is characterized by melancholic yet hopeful narratives that resonate with audiences. He has a talent for seamlessly blending acoustic elements with soft rock and pop influences, creating a signature sound.

Notable tracks like "For Your Love" and "Falling & Crawling" have received praise for their emotionally resonant lyrics and catchy melodies. Franc's music captures the essence of timeless romance and human emotions.

Though he took a hiatus from music in the early 2000s, Franc O'cher made a triumphant return, continuing to evolve his music while staying true to his emotive core.

With each release, Franc O'cher proves his ability to convey heartfelt sentiments and create a captivating musical journey. His live performances have been a highlight of his career, where he connects directly with audiences.

Franc O'cher's music is a testament to his enduring passion for storytelling through song, making him a standout artist in the Canadian music scene.

FRANC O’CHER has emerged as one of this season’s most generous musical offerings with his track “For Your Love.” His poetic blend of folk, pop, and soft-rock...

The Further


At the heart of “For Your Love” is Franc O’cher’s distinctive voice, which carries a husky, high-register quality. It’s a voice that exudes passion and is perfectly suited to the song’s romantic theme.

Illustrate Magazine


Whether climbing the highest mountain or swimming across an ocean for the one you love, “For Your Love” is a balladic testimonial to the notion that love conquers all.



“FRANC O’CHER” rompe esos límites desde la faceta más hermosa del romance, ya que llevará al oyente por un mundo por el cual todos pasamos o alguna vez pasaremos, debido a que una vez...



The fusion of folk, rock, and pop genres in Franc O’cher’s music shines through in “Falling & Crawling.” The song is driven by melodic guitar riffs, rhythmic percussion, and Franc’s soulful vocals.



Franc O’cher lança a nostálgica e sentimental faixa “For You Love”. A canção é a culminação das composições contundentes de Franc O’cher , maduras com sua marca registrada de guitarras de rock em camadas e lirismo sincero que expressa um profundo compromisso de fazer tudo pelo bem do amor.

Headbangers News


Franc O’cher Passionately Expresses His Love In New Song called “For Your Love”

Chunedesk Magazine


French Canadian singer-songwriter Franc O’cher has an exciting acoustic pop melody to share in “Stars At Night.” If you’re a fan of heartfelt tunes with an energetic singer at the helm, then you’re gonna want to...

Illustrate Magazine


The acclaimed French-Canadian singer-songwriter Franc O'cher recently released a new single, 'Stars At Night.' This enchanting track presents O'cher's melodic gifts and poignant lyrics.



The lyrics of “Stars at Night” are poetic and romantic at their heart, conveying a profound affection for someone special. The depiction of stars and the night sky is used to highlight the person O’cher is addressing’s beauty and brightness.


O’cher blurs the lines between pop rock and Americana and unlike previos single ‘So’, the new song is more upbeat inspired by warm sentiments highlighting Franc’s innovativeness as the composer.

Indie Boulevard


The English-singing French Canadian singer-songwriter was regarded as a crucial discovery. He finally returned in 2022 with a new single, “SO,” ... A new song by Franc O’cher, “Stars At Night,” an independent soft pop/rock tune, debuts in 2023.

Illustrate Magazine


I think Franc O’cher is on the right track to get back into the music business with full force, Stars at Night shows he is a seasoned song writer who knows his sound and direction very well.

Rock Era Magazine


The song is melancholic yet hopeful, showcasing Franc’s skill in creating a track that speaks to the soul. It is a slow-paced song, with a soft and gentle guitar melody coupled with a light drum beat.

SONO Music Group

Record Label

It’s got a lot of power—the vocals are strong and clear, and the instrumentals are well-balanced between guitars, bass and drums. The track also has a great tempo that keeps things moving along nicely throughout the whole song.

Top Music

News Portal

Un morceau indie-pop-folk emporté par la guitare de Franc, soutenue par un clavier et une section rythmique qui sait rester discrète, la star, c’est la voix, plutôt haute, et légèrement granuleuse, qui dégage toute l’énergie dont cette chanson à besoin pour communiquer l’émotion et la passion.

Radio Castor


The track starts out with a guitar strumming along side the percussion and bass that introduces Franc O'cher singing, 'Here I am, Thinking about you...' This is a song about love.

Minds Behind The Music


I recently came across this artist through his latest release named ‘Stars At Night’ which is one of the best tracks I’ve come across this year. The track packs some amazing vocals that project some vivid emotions that are so hard to put into words.

Sinusoidal Music


Here at the Send Me Your Ears studio today, we’ve been listening to the latest single from New Brunswick, Canada artist, Franc O’cher. Stars At Night was released yesterday (6 March 2023). Stars At Night starts with strummed acoustic guitar ...

Send Me Your Ears


Franc O'cher the Canadian singer/songwriter based in New-Brunswick, has juste release his new single Stars At Night. His skillful mixing of folk pop with folk acoustic elements and pure melody is given a sense of happiness to Pop/Rock music lovers all over the world.

NB Music


Hailing from New Brunswick, musician FRANC O’CHER has released the magnificent single ‘Stars At Night’. It is a folk-pop release complete with attention-demanding lyrics, stunning instrumentation and charming vocal performances.

FV Music Blog


Lançado durante o último dia 06, 'Stars At Night' é uma faixa que entrega para o público uma sonoridade dominada pelo violão, pela linha vocal marcante e uma sonoridade que conta tanto com elementos voltados para o folk,...

Osgarotos De Liverpool


Intitulado 'So', esse single entrega para o público uma sonoridade totalmente acústica, com ótimos dedilhados/acordes de violão, linha vocal suave/doce/melódica e uma atmosfera folk, ....

Osgarotos De Liverpool


Our discovery of the day on Pretty white is entitled ”So”, by the talented Franc O’cher, the weekend’s best tune, which will definitely make your entire musical month.

Pretty White


Franc O'cher, who mixes folk pop with folk acoustic elements, is here to gift the world some of his soulful creations. His latest release, 'SO', in 2022, is an absolute musical ballad as the lyrics portray his ideas and experiences.


Music Magazine

En musique, la nouveauté c’est souvent une belle découverte. Découvrons cette belle balade musicale de Franc O’cher intitulé “So”. Multi instrumentaliste, ...son génie fait l’unanimité et il le démontre largement avec sa nouvelle sortie intitulé « So ».


Site d’actualité musicale

...Images of a little butterfly, ballerina or princess, invade the mind, mixing with the departure of the teenager full of wills and impositions, who still does not understand the pain, the actions generated by impulse, cause in the hearts involved

Music For All Mag

Music Magazine

“So” being the most recent. It's a sad, pop guitar ballade, having a heavy lyrical emphasis; lyrics which are melancholy but ultimately hopeful. A sparse backing piano comes and goes throughout, harmonically supporting the beautiful guitar accompaniment

Heresiarch Music

Music Reviews

Franc O'cher is a singer-songwriter who mixes folk pop with folk and acoustic elements. He has been compared to James Bay, James Blunt, JP Cooper, and many others. His musical inspirations include the likes of Bryan Adams

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