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- Posted on Mar 9th 2010 7:00AM by Julian Marszalek
"I did have this amazing idea, I've been keeping it a secret for ages!" Kapranos told the station. "I think it would make an amazing musical."
So what is this "amazing idea"? Anyone expecting a musical based on the splitting of the atom or Petrarchan verse is likely to find themselves disappointed as Kapranos has more contemporary concerns in mind.
"The thing is, what would make a great musical would be to pick a contemporary figure, like somebody from either current times or the last 10 years," he elaborated. "Somebody who's had a big impact. And write it about them."
Tease that he is, Kapranos refused to be drawn on who he has in mind though he did confirm that he does have a non-musical celebrity in his sights. All he needs now is a tie-in with Heat magazine and he's halfway there.