5 Minute Interview with Ben Gilmour

How and why did you get involved with Irvine Beat FM? : Our Station Manager made a mistake on Facebook.  I messaged him to tell him and here I am…( true story)

What are your favourite types of music? : Elevator Music.

Name your favourite artist(s) : Piccaso

Name your favourite album(s) : Not an album kind of guy!

Name a song that makes you hit “Repeat” when you listen to it : Not Amy McDonald

Name a song you can’t help singing along to : Every single one I play, even the ones I don’t know the words to…(ask Stuart Rogers who has to listen to it before his show!)

Favourite novelty song : Anything by Amy McDonald……………………….

Favourite concert(s)/gig(s) : Take That the Circus at Hampden, U2 at Hampden, Bon Jovi at Hampden

Which, if any, musical instruments can you play? : Drums

Can you sing? If so, what’s your Karaoke favourite? : again, Ask Stuart…. and Karaoke favourtie is Frankie Vallie & Four Seasons!

Best view(point) in Irvine? : From the top of the wind turbine outside the studios, you get a bit dizzy spinning around but it’s a good view.

Irvine Meadow or Irvine Victoria? : Irvine Meadow

What’s your favourite breakfast? : Full English

What’s your favourite dinner? : Lobster!

What’s your favourite soup? : wet

What’s your favourite ice-cream flavour? : Chocolate!

What’s your favourite biscuit? : Jaffa Cake 😉

What’s your favourite fruit? : Raspberry

What’s your favourite vegetable? : Asparagus

If it’s my round, what drink should I get you? : Bloody Mary please!

If you have a day off and some cash in your pocket, what would you do? : Pinch myself

When did you last have a lie-in? : Yesterday

What are the last three things you bought? : Chelsea Tickets, Chelsea boots and a Domino’s pizza

Best holiday ever? : Egypt 2013-15

Best day out? : Chelsea game and meeting John Terry afterwards

Do you play any sport? : Football, Tennis

Do you follow any sport/teams? : Chelsea!

Do you have a hero? : John Terry, Winston Churchill

Have you met anybody famous? : Loads!

Who would you most like to interview? : Donald Trump

Do you have any secret talents? : nope!

Favourite film? : American Beauty, Skyfall

Favourite TV shows? : The West Wing, 24 , Friends, Greys Anatomy…

Favourite Book? : ha

Favourite game? : Fifa

Do you look like any celebrities? : Nope

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