Review of Sound Bites: Eating on Tour with Franz Ferdinand
Food and music – a good combination. Alex Kapranos of Franz Ferdinand is a former kitchen porter, chef and kitchen washer upper from Glasgow. In 2004, his rock band Franz Ferdinand enjoyed a series of hits and embarked on a world tour. As Kapronos toured the world, he toured the world’s restaurants and wrote about them for The Guardian. Sound Bites is a collection of those essays about food, eating and restaurants from Brooklyn to Buenos Aires and South Shields.