Saturday November 23, 2019

This week's album reviews

28th June, 2015

FFS: intriguing merger of Franz Ferdinand and Sparks

Supergroups don’t get much more attention-grabbing and tantalising than this hook-up between Glasgow’s angular indie pop kings Franz Ferdinand and Californian art-pop pioneers Sparks. To put the icing on the cake, they’ve used their collective initials to cheekily christen the project FFS.

The bands have reportedly been working with each other on and off since the mid-2000s, and fashioned this album together during bouts of recording activity during last...

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