- 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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|Take Me Out|
|So if you're lonely, you know I'm here waiting for you I'm just a cross-hair, I'm just a shot away from you And if you leave here, you leave me...||See the rest of the song lyrics|
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.
MartinaD.Sep 8, 2004Amazing. Utterly amazing.
tuesdigMar 30, 2005Best Album Ever !!!
MikeBMar 31, 2004Simply great. Finally I don't have to get drunk to want to dance.
willabMay 17, 2006Very good, an excellent first album.
VidMAug 13, 2007Nicely done!
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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