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Franz Ferdinand announce new album and tour dates

By | Published on Thursday 26 October 2017

Franz Ferdinand

Franz Ferdinand have announced their return with new album ‘Always Ascending’, which will be released through Domino on 9 Feb.

With the band’s Alex Kapranos describing the record as “simultaneously futuristic and naturalistic”, they’ve released the first taste of that in the form of the album’s title track.

Listen to ‘Always Ascending’ here:

There will be touring too. Oh, there will be touring. And tickets for the touring. Tickets that will go on sale on 3 Nov. And the dates? Oh, I’ll give you the dates:

10 Feb: Galway, Leisureland
11 Feb: Dublin, Olympia
13 Feb: Manchester, Albert Hall
14 Feb: Nottingham, Rock City
16 Feb: Newcastle, Academy
17 Feb: Glasgow, Academy
19 Feb: Leeds, Academy
20 Feb: Birmingham, Academy
21 Feb: Bristol, Academy
23 Feb: Cambridge, Corn Exchange
24 Feb: London, Brixton Academy
25 Feb: Brighton, Dome