OK, the lineup for this year’s Primavera Festival is outrageous: A$AP Rocky, AraabMUZIK, Atlas Sound, Beirut, Björk, Black Lips, Danny Brown, Death Cab For Cutie, Death Grips, Dirty Beaches, Girls, Grimes, Hype Williams, Japandroids, Justice, Liturgy, Mazzy Star, Melvins, Napalm Death, Neon Indian, OFF!, Real Estate, Refused, SBTRKT, Sharon Van Etten, Spiritualized, The Cure, The Drums, The Rapture, The War On Drugs, The xx, Trash Talk, Washed Out, Wavves, Wilco, Yo La Tengo and about a hundred other bands.


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For this year’s Record Store Day, Franz Ferdinand released an EP called Covers that features bands reworking cuts from the 2009 album Tonight. Now-defunct LCD Soundsystem took on “Live Alone” and there’s an awesome NYC-centric video to along with it.

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After a concert in Mexico City, Franz Ferdinand’s frontman Alex Kapranos tweeted that he got in trouble for drinking in public.

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Watch the Eyes of Mars music video by Marion Cotillard (the actress from Nine and Inception) and Franz Ferdinand. This video is a followup from the Dior commercial video they shot back in January.

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