Lisa is utterly delighted to have Franz Ferdinand’s Alex Kapranos on the podcast to talk about growing up half Greek, the rock and rolls side of cheffing, how Franz Ferdinand partly emerged from a kitchen, Ethiopian instruments, Colombian bull’s testicle maracas, getting arrested as a spy in Moscow, being rushed to hospital in Budapest, learning how to say ‘I have a peanut allergy’ in every language, breaking down in a Lada on his way to his first Glastonbury and so much more. 

Franz Ferdinand’s greatest hits album Hits To The Head is also out this month. Get it!

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