5 Minute Interview with Norie B

How and why did you get involved with Irvine Beat FM? : I have been with Irvine Beat FM from the very start, nearly five years. I was with GVFM Radio and was asked to help out with some shows at IBFM and have been there ever since, watching it grow to what it is today.

What are your favourite types of music? : Mostly disco, soul, and big band.

Name your favourite artist(s) : Michael Buble.

Name your favourite album(s) : I like them all – I have so many.

Name a song that makes you hit “Repeat” when you listen to it : For An Angel by Paul Van Dyk

Name a song you can’t help singing along to : The Candy Man by Sammy Savis Jnr.

Favourite novelty song : National Express by The Divine Comedy

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

Can you sing? If so, what’s your Karaoke favourite? : Sometimes! Cant Take My Eyes Off You by Andy Williams

What do you love about Irvine? : Great community.

Best view(point) in Irvine? : The beach

If someone visits Irvine for the first time, where MUST they go? : Studio 1 at Irvine Beat FM

What’s your favourite breakfast? : Boiled egg with toast

What’s your favourite dinner? : Beef curry

What’s your favourite biscuit? : Chocolate Digestive

If it’s my round, what drink should I get you? : A bottle of miller please

If you have a day off and some cash in your pocket, what would you do? : Go for a drive and have a nice meal.

When did you last have a lie-in? : I can’t remember – have you met the wife?

What are the last three things you bought? : Car, house, a case of Miller.

Do you have a hero? : Jack Bennie

Have you met anybody famous? : Midge Ure.

Who was your favourite interviewee? : Jack Bennie.

Who would you most like to interview? : Michael Buble.

Do you have any secret talents? : Can’t say – It’s a secret.

Favourite film? : Who Dares Wins

Favourite Book? : Para Handy Tales by Neil Munro

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