Tagged: Franz Ferdinand


Stream: LCD Soundsystem, “Live Alone” (Franz Ferdinand Cover)

What retirement? No just kidding. This was probably recorded way before those last LCD shows were announced, and is only now being released, and considering the entire internet is joking/semi-seriously angry that James Murphy is … read more »

POSTED April 12, 2011 1:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

The Tripwire: 2011, Everything is the New Everything

J. Edward Keyes, Editor-in-Chief for eMusic, told WNYC: “In 2011, expect the line between independent music and big-name, arena-filling acts to become increasingly blurred.” That sounds about right. (Top Three Places We Saw Phoenix With … read more »

POSTED January 10, 2011 5:00PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Alice In Wonderland Soundtrack To Mirror Our Favorite 7th Grade Playlist

When Lewis Carroll’s Alice fell down the rabbit hole, she landed in a fantasy world filled with curious and peculiar creatures. When we landed in middle school, the boys seemed to shrink and we got … read more »

POSTED January 13, 2010 1:49PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , ,

The Yummy Fur Reunites! We Had No Idea They Had Broken Up!

Nerd conundrum! read more »

POSTED November 25, 2009 4:34PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Exclusive Stream: Franz Ferdinand, “Feel The Pressure (Dub Remix)”

Franz Ferdinand released this album Tonight a few months back and because they are awesome, they decided do its “sister album” entirely in dub versions and call it Blood, out June 1. Generally as a … read more »

POSTED May 27, 2009 12:45PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Introducing… The Hipster Helmet

Just in case you needed to accessorize with your new Pucci Moped on your way to the next Kings of Leon show, Danish company Yakkay unveiled a new line of helmets for those inclined to travel on two wheels. read more »


Franz Ferdinand To Release A Second Record This Year

Glasgow’s Franz Ferdinand will be releasing Blood — a dub version of their recently released third album Tonight: Franz Ferdinand — June 1 on Domino Records. read more »


Coachella 2009 – Friday Photos

With Leonard Cohen, Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band, Franz Ferdinand, Morrissey and Buraka Som Sistema. read more »

POSTED April 20, 2009 12:59PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , , ,

New Music Thursday – Cartridge

Have you ever thought “Man, I like Vampire Weekend, but I wish they added a bit more electro to their Afro-beat”? Well, that’s what we’re here for. Meet Cartridge, four dudes from Denmark who mix funky bass grooves, ethereal vocals, traditional pop and oh, yeah — those lovely synth notes. read more »

POSTED April 9, 2009 2:27PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , ,

Justice To Remix U2's "Get On Your Boots"

Just when we were wondering what Justice was going to remix next, we got our answer — and a quite surprising one at that. The French remixing-master duo will be pairing up with U2 to remix the No Line On The Horizon single, “Get On Your Boots”. read more »

POSTED April 6, 2009 10:46AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , ,