Hot Chip Added To Iceland Airwaves 2015 As Part Of Their Sunday Night Finale

Sunday, November 8, 2015 will see the culmination of the five day Reykjavík festival with a huge extravaganza at Vodafone Hall, with Hot Chip and Sleaford Mods playing alongside the crème de la crème of Icelandic party starters FM Belfast and Úlfur Úlfur. Extreme Chill Festival is taking over the second floor and will fill the room with the best of Icelandic electronica.

Check the full Sunday finale line-up, Iceland Airwaves takes place 4th – 8th November 2015:

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Agent Fresco
Emmsjé Gauti
Sleaford Mods (UK)
Úlfur Úlfur
Hot Chip (UK)
FM Belfast

Hot Chip join an already impressive line-up including John Grant With The Iceland Symphony Orchestra, Ariel Pink, Beach House, Perfume Genius, Father John Misty, Skepta, QT, Battles, East India Youth, Mercury Rev and JME. The festival also showcases a plethora of excellent Icelandic acts, from Bella Union new signees Mammút, to textural pop from Vök and electronica from Tonik Ensemble plus many others.

There’s a range of international packages available for Iceland Airwaves.

About Iceland Airwaves
Since the first edition was held in 1999 in an airplane hangar, Iceland Airwaves has become one of the premier annual showcases for new music – Icelandic and otherwise – in the world. It’s made a heap of friends and won many fans along the way, and been lavished with praise pretty much everywhere they write about music.

Each Iceland Airwaves festival sees artists from all over the world perform in Reykjavík. Artist applications are now online on the festival website.

For all the latest news, lineups and more, please go to:

Franz Ferdinand release “Right Action” from new LP ‘Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action’

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Franz Ferdinand have unveiled the very first single from upcoming album Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action (Domino).

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Franz Ferdinand unleash first single “Right Action” from new LP ‘Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action’!

First Taste Of Eagerly Awaited Fourth Album

Franz Ferdinand have unveiled the very first single from upcoming album Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action (Domino). The highly anticipated titular track “Right Action” premiered exclusively on BBC Radio One’s Zane Lowe show and is now streaming on YouTube.

Franz Ferdinand – Right Action (Official Audio):

Franz Ferdinand – Love Illumination (Official Audio):

“Right Action” along with fellow album track “Love Illumination” are available on iTunes. Additionally a double A sided pink 7″ with both tracks will be available soon from your local indie record shop and Domino Mart. The album Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action is the celebrated Scottish band’s first album since 2009’s acclaimed Tonight: Franz Ferdinand.

Right Thoughts… will be released on August 27, 2013 and is available to pre-order in deluxe and standard editions now on Domino Mart and on iTunes.

“Right Action” was recorded in a day at Club Ralph, London, produced by Joe Goddard and Alexis Taylor from Hot Chip and mixed by David Fridmann.

The band, world renowned for their dynamic stage prowess, will be performing in several cities throughout the country in the fall.

Franz Ferdinand October 2013 tour dates:

(Dates and information subject to change.)

OCT 4 – Houston, TX – House of Blues
OCT 5 – Dallas, TX – House of Blues
OCT 4-6 – Austin, TX – Austin City Limits
OCT 8 – Lawrence, KS – The Granada
OCT 9 – Minneapolis, MN – Skyway Theater
OCT 10 – Chicago, IL – Vic Theatre
OCT 11-13 – Austin, TX – Austin City Limits
OCT 15 – Nashville, TN – Cannery Ballroom
OCT 16 – Columbus, OH – The LC Pavilion
OCT 17 – North Bethesda, MD – Music Center at Strathmore
OCT 19 – Upper Darby, PA – Tower Theatre
OCT 20 – Boston, MA – Orpheum Theatre
OCT 22 – New York, NY – Hammerstein Ballroom
OCT 23 – Montreal, QC – Metropolis
OCT 24 – Toronto, ON – Kool Haus

For the latest tour dates and information, please go to:

Franz Ferdinand Official Website