Franz Ferdinand have been aded to the lineup for next summer’s TRANSMT festival, which takes place over two weekends on Glasgow Green next summer.

The now-quintet will return to their old stomping ground, to the public space which is just a stone’s throw from the area which housed the 13th Note clubs and the band’s old rehearsal studio, The Chateau. Oh, and the Trnsmssn Gallery.

Also on the bill for Sunday 8th July are Chvrches – featuring former Aereogramme man Iain Cooke – and The Killers.

The Las Vegas combo are slated as headliners for the bill on that day, with only the lineup for Friday 6th yet to be confirmed.

Previously announced acts for the previous weekend are former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher, Stereophonics, Courteeners, Wolf Alice, J Hus, The Script, James Bay and Jessie J.

TRNSMT takes place on Friday 29th and Saturday 2nd, and then on the 6th and 8th July, with a break on Saturday 7th, when Glasgow will host a rather different kind of festival…

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