Nevertheless, Franz Ferdinand released the new album in winter 2009. So yeah, it's a cool way to work. The release of the single was followed by their debut album, , which debuted at number three on the. Recorded over six days in Paris, in the studios of Philippe Zdar, one half of Cassius but also the producer of the Beastie Boys, Cat Power, Phoenix and The Rapture, the well-named Always Ascending has a good-time feel to it. It was written with this chord progression that never resolves, and it feels like it's literally always moving upwards. It's almost like you're completely in a void. I'm looking for a dentist.
Glasgow and the surrounding countryside round about there, there's a beautiful, green lushness to it, which always puts me in a good mood when I get back there. I've been to some great parties there. After their last album, Alex Kapranos and the band took a musical detour to work with cult band Sparks. I've been a fan of Cassius since 1999, when I first heard them. There's a big festival over there, and there was talk about going over there sometime, and I've never been to India before.
Disco Dub Band — For the Love of Money 05. It's quite an uplifting song. Nick's got a couple of young kids, and he was finding it harder and harder to go away on tour and leave them behind. It's quite a self-effacing sense of humor. It was released on 9 February 2004 through the. Is it getting into the studio and writing that way, or is there some other process you use? Peroxide blonde hair, dark eyeshadow, dark suits, and something of a casting change. And then take it into the studio and then sort of learn to play the songs.
Archived from on 22 November 2005. Archived from on 12 December 2005. The band held their first music experiments in an apartment of one of its members, which never satisfied his neighbors. They are always evolving without a resolution while they continue to write and record danceable rock tracks that easily stand up to the test of time. That's how so many of the songs on this record came together. Mind, if you walk in the other direction, in five minutes, you'll be at a pub, so that's also quite cool. Archived from on 5 November 2012.
And so it meant that that last tour, we could really enjoy it knowing he was going to spend time with his family at t he end of it. Includes 3 tracks from Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action bonus disc. The record hit the stores in October 2005. However, the watchful law guards never left them alone. I know I won't be leaving here With you I know I won't be leaving here With you I know I won't be leaving here With you I know I won't be leaving here With you. The album has since sold over 3.
I love Philippe's style, I love how fresh and contemporary it always sounds, he's always pushing himself forward. They're both these iconic venues that bands dream of playing when they go on tour. So we were living there, pretty much all of last year. So there's a studio on the side of the house, but we wouldn't write in the studio, we would sit in the living room and sit around a table and talk about ideas and work on things — we'd sort of work on songs in a very casual sort of way. The equivalent venue in Glasgow is the Glasgow Barrowlands. Franz Ferdinand — Leaving My Old Life Behind 02.
It kicked-off with the danceable club pop track Ulysses, highlighted the song about jealousy and loneliness Turn It On, epic Lucid Dreams and a closing ballad Katherine Kiss Me. If I move, this could die If eyes move this can die I want you to take me out. And when it came to make this record, we knew we wanted to make a record for the dance floor, but still as a raw rock and roll band at the heart of it. Do you think it finds its way in? For a short while, it was a half ruined courthouse building. The core of their music was simply played rock igniting an unstoppable desire to dance. The charismatic Nick McCarthy chose to jump ship to concentrate on his own vessel. I say don't you know You say you don't know I say take me out.
I'd collaborated with an L. Boards of Canada — Reach for the Dead 08. This process was dragged out by the heavy concert schedule of the group. The exercises ran well and used to turn into improvised concerts for all those who wished to see them. Things had been a bit crazy for us at that time. In Scotland, Alex studied the English literature and spent his free time playing music and promoting other musicians. It was recorded during 2003 at Gula Studios in , Sweden and was co-produced by the band and.
How did that come together, and had you been listening to Sparks before making that album? He really has this beautiful, beautiful touch to what he does. Was that the first time you had done that? Early in 2004, Franz Ferdinand released their debut long player named after the band. That's the sound of a Shepard tone; it sounds like it's constantly moving upwards. I say you don't know You say you don't know I say take me out. He's a really great character, and this record, the sonics are beautiful. Franz Ferdinand — Late Night Tales: Franz Ferdinand Download:. Because that location's quite rural, it sort of helps to do that.