Franz Ferdinand


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Franz Ferdinand

English name Francis Ferdinand. 1863--1914, archduke of Austria; heir apparent of Franz Josef I. His assassination contributed to the outbreak of World War I
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We've never experienced that level of intense social media scrutiny before," reflects the man who was proudly wearing that NHS T-shirt, Franz Ferdinand drummer Paul Thomson.
The line-up has created an album that's a thrilling perfect middle ground between both Franz Ferdinand and Sparks.
All these years later and Franz Ferdinand are still at the very top of their game.
Franz Ferdinand, meanwhile, are recapturing the kind of form that made music journalists hail them as the saviours of indie music when their self-titled debut album was released in 2004.
IN THE CITY: Brits winners Franz Ferdinand (above) and Sam Duckworth (right) of Get Cape, Wear Cape, Fly
In between recording their next album, Franz Ferdinand will tour parts of Scotland next month, including Stirling, Fort William and Portree.
FRANZ Ferdinand have been accused of making music for girls to dance to.
People kept writing articles about how these new bands like Franz Ferdinand sound like us, but everyone misses the biggest difference.
Apparently nobody told Franz Ferdinand about the sophomore slump.
New single Do You Want To will be released on September 19, followed by the album You Could Have It So Much Better With Franz Ferdinand in October.
Yet Franz Ferdinand should be clear favourites and Ladbrokes' 4-1 is too big.
NEW YORK -- Nominations for the 48th Annual Grammy Awards were announced today by The Recording Academy and included two nods for the Scottish band Franz Ferdinand.