How and why did you get involved with Irvine Beat FM? : I loved listening to it, decided I wanted to be on it and they said yes.
What are your favourite types of music? : Poppy dancy cheese
Name your favourite artist(s) : Abba, Simple Minds, Al Stewart
Name your favourite album(s) : ‘Year Of The Cat’ by Al Stewart.
Name a song that makes you hit “Repeat” when you listen to it : Carly Simon – Why
Name a song you can’t help singing along to : Tasmin Archer – Sleeping Satellite
Favourite novelty song : Paloma Blanca (the George Baker Selection version obviously)
Favourite concert(s)/gig(s) : All three Suede gigs in the 90s. And Morrissey at Motherwell Civic circa 94.
Which, if any, musical instruments can you play? : Any instrument I like. Mostly can’t be bothered though as playing records on the radio is easier and more fun
What do you love about Irvine? : One of my best mates is from here.
Irvine Meadow or Irvine Victoria? : Irvine Meadow
What’s your favourite breakfast? : A fry up with dumpling
What’s your favourite dinner? : Steak and sausage pie
What’s your favourite biscuit? : Viscount
If it’s my round, what drink should I get you? : Quadruple vodka and coke
If you have a day off and some cash in your pocket, what would you do? : Buy 2 portable barbeques and head round to mates for feeding and watering
When did you last have a lie-in? : Right now
What are the last three things you bought? : Taxi to parents for tea, taxi to train station and taxi back from friend’s house
Have you met anybody famous? : Yes
Who is your favourite interviewee? : The late great Richard Whitely
Favourite Book? : Filth by Irvine Welsh
Do you look like any celebrities? : Bamber Gascoigne.