Franz Ferdinand

Franz Ferdinand

Franz Ferdinand have announced details of the release of a new single, Can’t Stop Feeling, through Domino on Monday July 6th 2009.

Available on 7” & download, the single will also feature the band’s version of LCD Soundsystem’s All My Friends.

The single is taken from their third album, Tonight: Franz Ferdinand, which was released in January 2009 and reached number 2 in the U.K. charts (and charted in the top 10 in 19 other countries worldwide, including the U.S.).

The band are also set to release a ‘dub’ version of Tonight: Franz Ferdinand, titled Blood on June 1st which has been put together by Dan Cary, who also produced the original album.

Having just completed sell-out U.K. and U.S. tours and slots at Coachella and Radio 1’s Big Weekend, the band return to the U.K. in October for a full tour.

The full list of dates are as follows:

OCTOBER
11th  Aberdeen   Music Hall
12th  Dundee   Caird Hall
13th  Inverness   Ironworks
15th  Newcastle   Academy
16th  Sheffield   Academy
17th  Manchester   Apollo
19th  Wolverhampton  Civic Hall
20th  Leeds    Academy
23rd  London   Brixton Academy

The band are currently heading out to play festivals across Europe during the summer, including slots at both Glastonbury (headlining the second stage), T in the Park & a headline performance at the Bennicasim. They also headline the Fuji festival in Japan in July.

Franz Ferdinand are: Alex Kapranos (vocals/guitar/keys), Nick McCarthy (vocals, keys, guitar), Paul Thomson (drums/guitar) and Bob Hardy (bass).


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