Franz Ferdinand announce Scottish tour

Glasgow band plan low-key dates this autumn

Franz Ferdinand are to play a low-key tour of their native Scotland.

The band who played a small show in Glasgow earlier this year, will hit the road in September to preview new songs, plus play a few live favourites.

Franz Ferdinand will play:

Stirling Fubar (9)

Inverness Raigmore (10)

Fort William Ba Club (11)

Dundee Fat Sams (18)

Aberdeen Moshulu (19)

Portree Community Centre (21)

Shetland Whiteness & Weisdale Hall (24)

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Meanwhile the band are currently writing their third album in Glasgow, which is due for release in early 2008.