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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When we play a Sparks song there's Franz Ferdinand in there and when we play Franz Ferdinand there's a lot of Sparks in there.
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.
Last year they were nominated in three categories for their celebrated debut FRANZ FERDINAND.
ABSURDIST n Franz Ferdinand will release an album next month
Can't Stop Feeling was one of the earliest songs recorded by the band, but only made it on to 2009's Tonight: Franz Ferdinand in a reworked style.
Letting rip: Alex Kapranos belts out another Franz Ferdinand guitar riff as the group go through their paces.
Helen Chase, a teacher at Bedlington Station First School, became so passionate about the Mercury Prize-winning group Franz Ferdinand that she spent 18 months researching and interviewing the four-piece for her debut book.
LAST summer, I saw Franz Ferdinand play at Reading Festival.
Franz Ferdinand * You Could Have It So Much Better * Sony/Domino
Franz Ferdinand has done the impossible and made a terrific second album.
Name: Alex Kapranos AGE: 33 FROM: Washington OCCUPATION: Lead singer with band Franz Ferdinand