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Franz Ferdinand, Frightened Rabbit, Mogwai and more perform at rally for Scottish 'Yes' vote

Franz Ferdinand, Frightened Rabbit, Mogwai and more perform at rally for Scottish 'Yes' vote

A Night for Scotland took place at Edinburgh's Usher Hall on September 14

Franz Ferdinand, Mogwai and Frightened Rabbit to headline pro-Scottish independence gig

Franz Ferdinand, Mogwai and Frightened Rabbit to headline pro-Scottish independence gig

The gig will take place at Edinburgh's Usher Hall on September 14

Frankie & The Heartstrings cover Franz Ferdinand – listen

Frankie & The Heartstrings cover Franz Ferdinand – listen

The band have tackled 'Stand On The Horizon' from last year's 'Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action'

Franz Ferdinand unveil video for new single 'Fresh Strawberries' - watch

Franz Ferdinand unveil video for new single 'Fresh Strawberries' - watch

The band start their UK tour tomorrow - March 14 - at London's Roundhouse

Franz Ferdinand unveil German-language track 'Erdbeer Mund' – listen

Franz Ferdinand unveil German-language track 'Erdbeer Mund' – listen

New song is B-side of band's next single 'Fresh Strawberries'

Franz Ferdinand and Sparks working on joint album

Franz Ferdinand and Sparks working on joint album

The collaboration "sounds like the wreckage of a train crash between the bands", says Sparks keyboardist

Franz Ferdinand to let fans choose their 6 Music festival setlist

Franz Ferdinand to let fans choose their 6 Music festival setlist

The band will play the Manchester event on March 1

Alex Kapranos apologises to Pharrell after accusing him of 'borrowing' Franz Ferdinand riff

Alex Kapranos apologises to Pharrell after accusing him of 'borrowing' Franz Ferdinand riff

The frontman says sorry for "all the press BS"

Alex Kapranos accuses Pharrell Williams of 'borrowing' Franz Ferdinand riff for new single

Alex Kapranos accuses Pharrell Williams of 'borrowing' Franz Ferdinand riff for new single

The band's frontman tweets at the producer about his new track with Paloma Faith

Nissan cleared after complaints about Franz Ferdinand car advert

Nissan cleared after complaints about Franz Ferdinand car advert

The band's track 'Evil Eye' is used on the promo for a Nissan Note

Franz Ferdinand unveil new video for 'Bullet' – watch

Franz Ferdinand unveil new video for 'Bullet' – watch

The band will tour the UK in March next year (2014)

Franz Ferdinand perform with stand-in bassist at intimate London show

Franz Ferdinand perform with stand-in bassist at intimate London show

The band perform a small London gig as part of the XFM Presents with Ford SYNC series

Free Franz Ferdinand CD with this week’s issue of NME – out now

Free Franz Ferdinand CD with this week’s issue of NME – out now

Disc including exclusive remixes and live tracks is free with the magazine on newsstands from today (September 18)

Franz Ferdinand unveil gruesome video from 'Blurred Lines' director – watch

Franz Ferdinand unveil gruesome video from 'Blurred Lines' director – watch

The band have also announced details of a March 2014 UK tour

Franz Ferdinand: 'Indie labels have propped up music for 30 years'

Franz Ferdinand: 'Indie labels have propped up music for 30 years'

Band say they wouldn't have been signed by a major label

Franz Ferdinand cover Grimes' 'Oblivion' - watch

Franz Ferdinand cover Grimes' 'Oblivion' - watch

The band played an acoustic version of the electro-pop track for a French radio station

Franz Ferdinand frontman Alex Kapranos admits he 'wanted to split the band up'

Franz Ferdinand frontman Alex Kapranos admits he 'wanted to split the band up'

Kapranos says two years ago the band felt like 'one of those jobs... I had to jack in'

Franz Ferdinand preview new album at Sziget festival

Franz Ferdinand preview new album at Sziget festival

Despite the peanut allergy, the show goes on

Franz Ferdinand's Alex Kapranos knocked out by allergic reaction before Sziget performance

Franz Ferdinand's Alex Kapranos knocked out by allergic reaction before Sziget performance

Singer accidentally eats peanut before festival show

Controversial 'Blurred Lines' director to make the next Franz Ferdinand video

Controversial 'Blurred Lines' director to make the next Franz Ferdinand video

Diane Martel confirms she will direct promo for 'Evil Eye' single

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