Franz Ferdinand

Franz Ferdinand is a Scottish rock band that formed in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, in 2002 and played an important part in the post-punk revival of the 2000s. The band is composed of Alex Kapranos (lead vocals and guitar), Bob Hardy (bass guitar), Nick McCarthy (rhythm guitar, keyboards and backing vocals) and Paul Thomson (drums, percussion and backing vocals).The band first experienced chart success when their second single "Take Me Out" reached #3 in the UK Charts Read more on Last.fm. Read more

but album Franz Ferdinand which entered the UK album chart at #3. The band went on to win the 2004 Mercury Music Prize and two BRIT Awards in 2005 for Best British Group and Best British Rock Act. NME named Franz Ferdinand as their Album of the Year. From the album, three top-ten singles were released, "Take Me Out", "The Dark of the Matinée" and "This Fire". The band has also received several Grammy Award nominations.The band is named after Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria whose assassination was one of the main reasons for the start of the First World War. The band decided on the name after seeing a racehorse named Archduke Ferdinand win the Northumberland Plate in 2001, eventually coming to the decision as the alliteration and sound of the name appealed to them.- Discography Franz Ferdinand (2004) You Could Have It So Much Better (2005) Tonight: Franz Ferdinand (2009)Right Thoughts,Right Words, Right Action (2013)Sites: FranzFerdinandFans.org.UK (fan site) Read more on Last.fm. Read more

Fresh Strawberries / 2014 / 2 songs / 5:42

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Play song 1 3:17 2014
Play song 2 2:25 2014
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Spotify Sessions: Thoughts, Words, Action / 2014 / 6 songs / 22:49

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Play song 1 3:07 2014
Play song 2 4:07 2014
Play song 3 2:44 2014
Play song 4 5:45 2014
Play song 5 3:59 2014
Play song 6 3:07 2014
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Right Action / 2013 / 1 songs / 5:19

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Play song 1 5:19 2013
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Right Action / Love Illumination / 2013 / 2 songs / 6:45

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Play song 1 3:01 2013
Play song 2 3:44 2013
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Evil Eye / 2013 / 1 songs / 2:47

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Play song 1 2:47 2013
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Live EP / 2013 / 3 songs / 10:07

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Play song 1 3:05 2013
Play song 2 4:07 2013
Play song 3 2:55 2013
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The North Sea / 2013 / 2 songs / 15:49

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Play song 1 7:39 2013
Play song 2 8:10 2013
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Covers E.P. Remixes, Volume 2 / 2012 / 1 songs

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Covers E.P. / 2011 / 4 songs / 14:44

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Play song 1 3:27 2011
Play song 2 4:11 2011
Play song 3 3:33 2011
Play song 4 3:33 2011
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Can't Stop Feeling / 2009 / 2 songs / 8:40

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Play song 1 3:05 2009
Play song 2 5:35 2009
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Live Alone / 2009 / 1 songs / 3:31

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Play song 1 3:31 2009
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Ulysses Remixes / 2009 / 1 songs / 2:20

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Play song 1 2:20 2009
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What She Came For / 2009 / 1 songs / 4:13

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Play song 1 4:13 2009
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No You Girls / 2009 / 1 songs / 9:19

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Play song 1 9:19 2009
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Ulysses / 2009 / 2 songs / 9:42

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Play song 1 3:12 2009
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Play song 1 6:30 2009
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