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Ferdinand Fans Petition For The Return Of Kapranos' Fringe

10th May 2005

FRANZ FERDINAND fans are so unimpressed with singer ALEX KAPRANOS' new-look spiky hair, they are petitioning online for the return of his trademark fringe. Kapranos shaved his floppy locks off in February (05), but...

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Franz Ferdinand Save Money And Go Second-hand

9th May 2005

Scottish rockers FRANZ FERDINAND may be one of Britain's most successful bands, but they're still keen to save money and pick up bargains wherever they can. And the TAKE ME OUT stars even snub...

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Franz Ferdinand To Upset Female Fans

29th April 2005

FRANZ FERDINAND are ditching their euphoric dance tunes in favour of writing heart-breaking songs destined to make girls cry. The Scottish band are currently in the midst of recording the eagerly awaited follow-up to...

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Ferdinand Champion Environmental Issues

25th April 2005

FRANZ FERDINAND have donated their music to the UK's GREEN PARTY television broadcast because they want to bring environmental issues to the attention of voters in next month's (MAY05) British election. The TAKE ME...

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Ferdinand Broadcast Studio Sessions

21st April 2005

FRANZ FERDINAND are allowing fans an exclusive insight into the recording of their second album - by posting studio films on their website. The TAKE ME OUT rockers have acquired a huge following and...

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Franz Ferdinand Making Dance Music With A Human Touch

21st April 2005

FRANZ FERDINAND want to surprise fans with their second album by contrasting their trademark rock sound with dance music. The TAKE ME OUT hitmakers, who are currently holed up in a Scottish countryside retreat...

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Franz Ferdinand Working From Home

20th April 2005

Scottish rockers FRANZ FERDINAND decided to put touring on hold to focus on writing their second album - because they find more inspiration "sitting around" at home than they do jetting around the world....

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Streets, Keane And Bedingfield Battle For Top Novello Award

11th April 2005

THE STREETS, KEANE and NATASHA BEDINGFIELD will compete for the top prize at the 50th IVOR NOVELLO AWARDS in London next month (MAY05). Rapper MIKE SKINNER's The Streets track DRY YOUR EYES, Keane's EVERYBODY'S...

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Dogg Turns To Europe

10th April 2005

Rapper SNOOP DOGG is calling on European artists of all musical genres to help him create his next album. The eclectic hip-hop star wants to incorporate the unique sounds currently taking Europe by storm...

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Kaiser Chiefs Make Peace With Franz Ferdinand

6th April 2005

British rockers KAISER CHIEFS made their peace with FRANZ FERDINAND when the bands appeared together at a TEENAGE CANCER TRUST concert at London's Royal Albert Hall last night (05MAR05). Kaiser Chiefs singer RICHARD WILSON...

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Franz Slams Accusations They've Sold Out

1st April 2005

FRANZ FERDINAND have hit out at claims they've undermined their credibility by allowing their hit track TAKE ME OUT to be used in two adverts for SONY's Playstation games console. The Scottish rockers are...

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The Killers Attack The Bravery In New Rock War

30th March 2005

Rockers THE KILLERS have launched a furious war of words with THE BRAVERY after accusing them of stealing their look, style and sound. The Killers frontman BRANDON FLOWERS insists The Bravery were a totally...

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Kaiser Chiefs Rocker Slams Franz Ferdinand

27th March 2005

KAISER CHIEFS frontman RICHARD WILSON has bitterly labelled Scottish rockers FRANZ FERDINAND a "pop" act. Wilson claims the acclaimed TAKE ME OUT hitmakers - who have swept the board at various music awards this...

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Kapranos Attacks Old Label

16th March 2005

FRANZ FERDINAND frontman ALEX KAPRANOS has attacked his former record company ROADRUNNER RECORDS, and encouraged fans to illegally download an album he recorded on the label. Kapranos is angry Roadrunner are trying to cash...

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Kapranos Met Franz Guitarist When He Stole Booze

15th March 2005

Rocker ALEX KAPRANOS met his future FRANZ FERDINAND bandmate NICHOLAS McCARTHY when the guitarist stole his vodka - and the pair ended up in a brawl. TAKE ME OUT star Kapranos became enraged when...

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Daltrey Album Finally Gets European Release

15th March 2005

THE WHO frontman ROGER DALTREY has finally bowed to pressure from his fans and agreed to release his seventh solo album in Europe - 13 years after it came out in America. ROGER DALTREY...

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Franz Ferdinand Consider Scottish Parliament Gig

15th March 2005

Rockers FRANZ FERDINAND are considering performing a gig at the Scottish Parliament this June (05) to help publicise a political debate about Scotland's need for high-profile music award ceremonies. Member of Scottish Parliament PAULINE...

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Kapranos And Bedingfield Kiss And Make-up

11th March 2005

FRANZ FERDINAND frontman ALEX KAPRANOS has reconciled with singer NATASHA BEDINGFIELD after he reportedly slammed the pop beauty last year (04). The TAKE ME OUT Scots star hit the headlines in 2004, when he...

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Franz Ferdinand Scoop Danish Awards

8th March 2005

Scottish rockers FRANZ FERDINAND picked up two gongs at the DANISH MUSIC AWARDS in Copenhagen, Denmark, on Saturday (05MAR05). The TAKE ME OUT stars won the International Breakthrough Act Of The Year title and...

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Moss Rejected By Yet Another Rocker

4th March 2005

Supermodel KATE MOSS was snubbed by THE BRAVERY frontman SAM ENDICOTT - just weeks after her split with troubled rockstar PETE DOHERTY. The waifish beauty hung around after the band's show in London last...

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Mel C's Studio Magic With Franz Ferdinand

28th February 2005

Former SPICE GIRL MELANIE CHISHOLM has enlisted the help of Scottish rockers FRANZ FERDINAND ahead of her comeback album. The NORTHERN STAR singer struck up a friendship with the multi-BRIT AWARD winning band when...

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Franz Ferdinand And Snow Patrol Dominate Meteors

28th February 2005

FRANZ FERDINAND and SNOW PATROL shared top honours at Ireland's METEOR MUSIC AWARDS in Dublin on Thursday (24FEB05) with two prizes apiece. Northern Ireland rockers Snow Patrol were crowned Best Irish Band and won...

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Mccartney's Favourites

24th February 2005

Rock legend SIR PAUL McCARTNEY is still interested in modern music - his favourite bands are FRANZ FERDINAND and KAISER CHIEFS. The former BEATLE praises the up-and-coming rockers for wowing audiences with their searing...

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Manson's Jealous Rages

23rd February 2005

MARILYN MANSON bans his sexy girlfriend DITA VON TEESE from sitting near anyone she admires at celebrity events - because he's terrified she'll strike up close relationships with other men. The burlesque dancer refuses...

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Ferdinand To Rush Out Second Album

22nd February 2005

Scottish rockers FRANZ FERDINAND are planning to fast-track the release of their second album, to cash in on their success at the BRIT and NME music awards. The TAKE ME OUT hitmakers scooped the...

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Travis Singer Praises Other Scot Acts At Tsunami Concert

21st February 2005

TRAVIS singer FRAN HEALY has praised rockers FRANZ FERDINAND for their performance at Scotland's Indian Ocean tsunami benefit concert at the weekend (19FEB05). The WHY DOES IT ALWAYS RAIN frontman was amazed by the...

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Franz Ferdinand Retreat To Countryside

21st February 2005

Multi-award winning rockers FRANZ FERDINAND plan to retreat to the peace and quiet of their native Scottish countryside to record their hugely-anticipated second album. Frontman ALEX KAPRANOS recently splashed out $760,000 (GBP400,000) on a...

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Scottish Stars Raise Money For Tsunami Relief

20th February 2005

A host of Scottish music stars including FRANZ FERDINAND have made $570,000 (GBP300,000) at a charity concert to raise funds for survivors of last year's (26DEC04) Indian Ocean tsunami - with additional money yet to...

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Ferdinand Top Winners At Nme Awards

18th February 2005

Rockers FRANZ FERDINAND emerged victorious at last night's (17FEB05) NME AWARDS in London, where they picked up the Best Album and Best Track honours. The Scottish band's eponymous debut record was the most popular...

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Interpol + Franz Ferdinand Lead Spin Readers Poll

17th February 2005

INTERPOL and FRANZ FERDINAND have topped the newly-released 2004 readers poll in top US rock magazine SPIN, while ASHLEE SIMPSON hit rock bottom. Cult New Yorkers Interpol, who won the magazine's Best New Band...

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