Kapranos performing live in 2009
|Birth name||Alexander Paul Kapranos Huntley|
|Born||20 March 1972|
Almondsbury, Gloucestershire, England
|Genres||Indie rock, post-punk revival, indie pop, art rock|
|Occupations||Guitarist, singer-songwriter, producer, writer|
|Instruments||Vocals, guitar, bass guitar, keyboards|
|Years active||Early 1990s–present|
|Associated acts||Franz Ferdinand, The Yummy Fur, The Karelia, The Amphetameanies, Handsome Boy Modelling School|
|Fender 1972 Telecaster Deluxe|
Fender 1952 Telecaster
Gibson Les Paul junior double cut
Alexander Paul Kapranos Huntley (born 20 March 1972), commonly known as Alex Kapranos, is an English musician. He is the lead singer of Scottish band Franz Ferdinand. Kapranos was born in Almondsbury, Gloucestershire to an English mother and Greek father.
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- "Music & Nightlife". Time Out Chicago.