Riff: Franz Ferdinand – “Goodbye Lovers And Friends”

Aug 27, 2013

Don’t get inventory/Don’t fake your memory/Don’t give me virtues that I never had

from Goodbye Lovers And Friends lyrics by Franz Ferdinand

Perhaps referencing their previous scrapped sessions with Girls Aloud‘s hit factory Xenomania, Kapranos sneers that he hates pop music on a bitter and venemous tribal-tinged farewell whose ‘this is the end‘ final line mischievously keeps the band’s future up in the air; [LISTEN].

Riff by Jon O'Brien

Jon O'Brien is a UK-based staff writer for SONGLYRICS. He holds a journalism degree from the University of Central Lancashire and has written thousands of biographies and reviews for Allmusic.com, among several other pieces for established music publications.

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