Thursday, March 10, 2005


Franz Ferdinand's effortless assimilation of the entire world continues with big wins at the Danish music awards.

The Franzies won International Breakthrough Act and International Hit for Take Me Out. Somehow, Copenhagen believed the best non-Danish album of the year was U2's effort, but no country can be totally pefect.

The big winners were Nephew, apparently a rock side project of Danish comedy legend Simon Staun:

Female vocalist went to Pernille Rosendahl, from Swan Lee":

Amazon have some Swan Lee samples online, by the way.