Just over 12 months ago, Fontaines D.C. brought us their Choice & Mercury-nominated debut album Dogrel. On Friday, July 31st, their second album A Hero's Death will be with us.

Carlos from the band chats with 2fm's Dan Hegarty about the new album, two years of solid touring, and the success of that they've achieved - listen above. 

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