Franz Ferdinand “Live on Letterman” Webcast On July 22
FRANZ FERDINAND TO PERFORM “LIVE ON LETTERMAN” CONCERT WEBCAST, MONDAY, JULY 22, PRESENTED BY AT&T
CBS Interactive’s award-winning webcast concert series, LIVE ON LETTERMAN, presented by AT&T, will feature five-time GRAMMY® Award nominees Franz Ferdinand in a live webcast concert from the world-famous Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City. You’ll be able to watch it live right here on HFS975.com, beginning at 8pm.
Franz Ferdinand will perform their new singles “Right Action” and “Love Illumination” from their hotly anticipated new album, Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action, set for release August 27 from Domino. The band will also perform hits such as “Take Me Out” and “Do You Want To” from their previous albums.
The LIVE ON LETTERMAN franchise, which has surpassed 165 million views to date on CBS.com and VEVO, has hosted some of the most established bands and musicians across the globe, staged in an intimate and dynamic setting for worldwide followers to enjoy. LIVE ON LETTERMAN webcasts have included some of music’s biggest stars, including The Killers, Coldplay, Mumford & Sons and Adele.
Comprised of Alex Kapranos (lead vocals, guitar), Robert Hardy (bass guitar), Nick McCarthy (guitar) and Paul Thomson (drums), the Glasgow-based indie rock band Franz Ferdinand’s LIVE ON LETTERMAN performance precedes the release of their fourth studio album. Set for release on August 27, Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action marks the band’s first album since the release of Tonight in 2009, which featured the hit “No You Girls.” The quartet’s breakout hit “Take Me Out,” brought the band across the pond and earned the band two GRAMMY® nominations, an NME Award and an MTV Video Award for Breakthrough Video. The band has also received a Mercury Prize, BRIT Awards for Best Group and Best British Rock Act, and more. Franz Ferdinand will be touring throughout the Europe this summer and kick off their US tour in October. For dates and more information, visit: http://www.franzferdinand.com/.
Franz Ferdinand’s LIVE ON LETTERMAN webcast will precede their appearance on the LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN, which will be broadcast that same evening, Monday, July 22 (11:35 PM-12:37 AM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.
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