Franz Ferdinand

Alex Kapranos celebrates the 20th anniversary of Franz Ferdinand’s debut album: “Don’t be afraid to dance”

"It makes me happy to think that some of you may be giving this old beast a blast. Play it loud..."

These classic 2004 albums are turning 20 this year

The Killers, Destiny's Child, Green Day, The Libertines and more made 2004 a year to remember for album releases

‘The O.C.’ music: here’s every song on the soundtrack

Including tracks by The Killers and Phoenix

Woman who inspired Franz Ferdinand’s ‘Jacqueline’ running as MP to replace Mhairi Black

"No longer working on a desk, but working for her constituents instead"

Mad Cool Festival 2023 day one in photos: Lizzo, Robbie Williams, Machine Gun Kelly and more

Madrid's best music festival is underway once again - check out the best images from day one of Mad Cool 2023

Mad Cool Festival 2023 day one: The 1975, Lizzo, Lil Nas X and more get the Madrid party started

Check out all the best of the action from the opening day in Madrid, featuring Franz Ferdinand, Nova Twins and King Princess

Entertainment world reacts as Twitter removes blue ticks: “I don’t quite know who I am”

Yungblud, Charli XCX and Sleaford Mods are among the musicians to have shared their thoughts on the removal of legacy verification

Disclosure, CSS, Franz Ferdinand and more contribute to upcoming Daft Punk book

The long-awaited 'After Daft' is set to arrive in 2024

10 iconic NME covers from ‘Meet Me In The Bathroom’ heroes

Leading up to the film’s premiere at the inaugural NME Screens event we look back at the covers, stories, and artists who shaped rock’s revival

Meet Me In The Bathroom: the story of the scene in 10 key albums

As we announce the inaugural NME Screens, we look back at the music that soundtracks the new documentary