Franz Ferdinand Announce Three Dates

Franz Ferdinand have announced an intimate set of shows for May.

Franz Ferdinand are currently working on new material for their fourth studio album and are set to play three shows in the Republic Of Ireland before they start a busy summer of festival appearances.

The short stint of shows will begin on May the 18th at Galway's Roisin Dubh, before moving onto Limerick's Dolan's venue on May the 19th and finally Cork Pavilion on May the 20th.

The Band haven't played a billed gig for more than two years, but are preparing for their live comeback this summer which will include dates at Primavera Sound, Berlin Festival, Osheaga festival, Open'er fesival and London's Field Day.

The Scots' last release was back in 2009 with Tonight: Franz Ferdinand, however, the band have confirmed that they'll be previewing material from their new studio album on the tour.

Franz Ferdinand will play:

  • Galway Roisin Dubh (May 18th)
  • Limerick Dolan’s(19th)
  • Cork Pavilion (20th)