Glaswegian rockers Franz Ferdinand are to play a gig in Dublin in April.

The band, who supported Interpol in Ireland last year, will play The Village on 16 April.

Tickets, priced €15, are on sale now.

Franz Ferdinand will release their eponymous debut album on 13 February.

The band entered the Irish Top 20 this week at Number 13 with their single 'Take Me Out'.