How and why did you get involved with Irvine Beat FM? : I worked with another station and The programme controller asked if I could ‘Help Out’ for a week or two!…Hmmm, I think I have been conned somehow 😉
What are your favourite types of music? : Do you really need to ask????????
Name your favourite artist(s) : Joe Bonamassa-Alter Bridge-Halestorm-Shinedown-SAHB-Genesis (with Gabriel) Alice Cooper-Slash_AC/DC-Zeppelin-The Cult-Philip Sayce-Glenn Hughes – Black Stone Cherry-Black Star Riders……………………………and One Direction
Name your favourite album(s) : At Present —Threat to Survival by Shinedown less recently- Live at the Albert Hall by Joe Bonamassa Of All Time…..The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway by Genesis
Name a song that makes you hit “Repeat” when you listen to it : Bird On A Wire by Bonamassa from the Black Rock Album
Name a song you can’t help singing along to : Happy Birthday to you…………or the Hokey Cokey
Favourite novelty song : The Glesga underground by Francie and Josie
Favourite concert(s)/gig(s) : So Many!….Genesis Usher Hall 1974…Joe Bonamassa Royal Concert Hall 2013…SAHB in Apollo all 3 times…Ricky Warwick and Daimen Johnston Acoustic secret session in Audio Sept 2015
Which, if any, musical instruments can you play? : A wee bit guitar
Can you sing? If so, what’s your Karaoke favourite? : I Used to love her – By The Saw Doctors
What do you love about Irvine? : The people
Irvine Meadow or Irvine Victoria? : Irvine Meadow
If someone visits Irvine for the first time, where MUST they go? : Chip Shops!
What’s your favourite breakfast? : Sausage bacon egg and toast
What’s your favourite dinner? : curries
What’s your favourite soup? : Royal Game
What’s your favourite ice-cream flavour? : Mint and chocolate chip!
What’s your favourite biscuit? : carmel log
What’s your favourite fruit? : Grapes……must be crushed left to ferment and bottled though!
What’s your favourite vegetable? : Cauliflower…..must have cheese sauce though
If it’s my round, what drink should I get you? : A rusty nail!……or just a pint!
If you have a day off and some cash in your pocket, what would you do? : Find a second hand record shop
When did you last have a lie-in? : On Holiday In Greece!
What are the last three things you bought? : A Jacket, some Rolls and a KFC!
Best holiday ever? : Every time I go to Tingaki in Kos…21 times now!
Best day out? : been a few…….SAHBROCK VII ln 2015 was a hoot….a heavy session mind you but still a hoot!
Do you play any sport? : Darts
Do you follow any sport/teams? : Yes
Do you have a hero? : Yes
Have you met anybody famous? : Yes – loads from Alice Cooper to all the Darts Players, Slash, Myles Kennedy…the list goes on
Who was your favourite interviewee? : Lzzy Hale
Who would you most like to interview? : Joe Bonamassa
Do you have any secret talents? : I am a member of the Magic Circle
Favourite film? : Blues Brothers
Favourite game? : Trivial Pursuit…(Is that still about?)
Do you look like any celebrities? : I have been told Ford Keirnan from Chewin The Fat and Still Game. I have also been told I an the Double of Brad Pitt!…He is 11 Stone and I am 22!