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Franz Ferdinand


Scottish indie band, formed 2002 in Glasgow.

  • Alex Kapranos -- Vocals, guitar
  • Nicholas McCarthy -- Guitar, keyboard, backing vocals
  • Robert Hardy -- Bass guitar
  • Paul Thomson -- Drums, backing vocals

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Glasgow, Scotland

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Alex Kapranos
20-Mar-1972   Franz Ferdinand frontman


Darts of Pleasure (2003, Domino)
1 Darts Of Pleasure
2 Van Tango
3 Shopping For Blood

The US release included the demos of "Tell Her Tonight" and "Darts of Pleasure".

Franz Ferdinand (2004, Domino)
1 Jacqueline
2 Tell Her Tonight
3 Take Me Out
4 The Dark Of The Matinée
5 Auf Achse
6 Cheating On You
7 This Fire
8 Darts Of Pleasure
9 Michael
10 Come On Home
11 40'

You Could Have It So Much Better (2005, Domino)
1 The Fallen
2 Do You Want To
3 This Boy
4 Walk Away
5 Evil and a Heathen
6 You're the Reason I'm Leaving
7 Eleanor, Put Your Boots On
8 Well, That Was Easy
9 What You Meant
10 I'm Your Villain
11 You Could Have It So Much Better
12 Fade Together
13 Outsiders

The Japanese edition includes the songs "Your Diary" and "Fabulously Lazy".

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