Tonight: Franz Ferdinand

Franz Ferdinand - Tonight: Franz Ferdinand
Critic Score
Based on 29 reviews
2009 Ratings: #451 / 834
User Score
Based on 117 ratings
2009 Ratings: #103
January 27, 2009 / Release Date
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Domino / Label
Indie Rock / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

70
musicOMH

Tonight isn’t a bad album by any means, and it’s certainly an improvement on their last effort. But at the same time you can’t shake the feeling that they missed a trick.

70
AllMusic

It's often catchy and kinetic in the moment, yet it still feels like Franz Ferdinand has the potential to do more with their music than just slightly tweak and polish a sound they established several albums ago.

70
Under The Radar

Taken as a whole, it’s the rare album that flirts with enough styles that it renders notions of classification irrelevant, and ultimately more of a Franz Ferdinand album than a dance album.

davecoop18
75
Favorite Tracks: No You Girls, Ulysses, Lucid Dreams, What She Came For, Turn It On, Bite Hard
tha138
67
To all you post-punk enthusiasts, tonight the Ferdinands are in the mood for dancing.
So, they get rid of the past, except some riffs and folow the signs to the closest dance floor.
Follow them, only if you share the same mood.
TheBravesDH
83
I'm bored. C'mon let's get hiiIIIGHHH
kaiofelipe
94
Franz's best work is a concept album about a night out. It starts when the persona calls his friends to party all night and "get high" ("Ulysses"); at the party he experiences some flirting ("No You Girls"), jealousy ("Turn It On" / "Send Him Away"), making out ("What She Came For"), dancing alone ("Can't Stop Feeling") and ultimately an epic orgasm ("Lucid Dreams"); after party, there is the inevitable hangover ... read more
Hops
85
Top 5 Tracks
- Ulysses
- No You Girls
- What She Came For
- Bite Hard
- Turn It On
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END OF YEAR LISTS

#22/Rolling Stone
#36/Beats Per Minute
#38/Treble
#43/NME
#47/NPR

Track List

  1. Ulysses
  2. Turn It On
  3. No You Girls
  4. Send Him Away
  5. Twilight Omens
  6. Bite Hard
  7. What She Came For
  8. Live Alone
  9. Can't Stop Feeling
  10. Lucid Dreams
  11. Dream Again
  12. Katherine Kiss Me
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