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No.49 Franz Ferdinand - Franz Ferdinand

Doves and Franz Ferdinand on consecutive days, what a treat! Having not taken much notice of Franz for a few years, I was reminded of their brilliance when I saw them play live a few weeks ago. 282 more words

Franz Ferdinand, Corn Exchange, Cambridge, 23 February 2018

Meggie Brown is a singer/songwriter/guitarist from London playing a mystical punk rock, showcased perfectly in her debut single ‘Coming Back Again’, (produced by FF’s Alex Kapranos). 320 more words


Franz Ferdinand - Always Ascending Review

Given that their last album Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Actions was created out of the band’s near demise, the bookies odds on another Franz Ferdinand album even being made seemed to get longer with each passing year. 138 more words

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Album Review | Always Ascending by Franz Ferdinand

Franz Ferdinand have been on a bit of a roll for their last two releases. “Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action” being a real return to form and their collaboration with Sparks was incredibly catchy. 97 more words


Franz Ferdinand - Always Ascending Review

14 years ago, the Glaswegian quartet Franz Ferdinand revitalised the idea of indie-disco with the uproarious Take Me Out; a decade-defining track, filled to the brim the now-iconic hooks, legendary lyrics and oomph of power-hungry bass. 314 more words


Franz Ferdinand: Franz Ferdinand

If you read this page with any regularity, you’ll know I love to talk about debut albums, so here’s another one. Franz Ferdinand release their latest album, … 499 more words


Franz Ferdinand on the Ascent again

It takes balls to call your fifth album Always Ascending – especially if your singles from over a decade ago are still trailing behind you as a reminder of past chart dominance. 415 more words

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