- Summary: The most hyped band to come out of the UK in early 2004 is Glasgow, Scotland's Franz Ferdinand, an art-rock quartet who make their full-length debut with this self-titled release, the winner of the UK's coveted Mercury Music Prize in 2004.
- Record Label: Domino
- Genre(s): Indie, Rock
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Positive: 31 out of 31
Mixed: 0 out of 31
Negative: 0 out of 31
UncutFor all the influences, their voice is uniquely, gently mad. [Mar 2004, p.88]
FilterRelentlessly sultry, with lush arrangements framed by slamming dance beats. [#9, p.102]
BlenderThe band's debut struts and flirts like the best-looking guy at the bar. [Apr 2004, p.126]
VitoVJan 29, 2009Perfect.
sonofetr2112Sep 6, 2004This i think is an awesome album. just when i thought creativity and invention had left the music scene, here comes franz ferdinand as a This i think is an awesome album. just when i thought creativity and invention had left the music scene, here comes franz ferdinand as a shiny new beacon of light. i pity the guy abouve who gave this album a 2. He obviously can't see a great thing, even when it SLAPS him in the face, like this album.… Expand
KellyWFeb 26, 2005A amazing little album that you can vacuum the house to.
MikeBMar 31, 2004Simply great. Finally I don't have to get drunk to want to dance.
RikJan 28, 2006THis is absolutely the best album I ve heard in years and it keeps Indie music alive!!
carlosMay 16, 2005ummm good?
TimB.Mar 10, 2004Why is it that all these no name bands get great reviews. All these indie/art rock bands are nothing and will never be remembered for anything.
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