5 Minute Interview with Steve Hyde

How and why did you get involved with Irvine Beat FM? : Through a very good contact! I have presented during my student days.

What are your favourite types of music? : All except folk music and line dancing music. Main interests are Rock (all types), Country, Blues, Modern Jazz, Classical, Pop

Name your favourite artist(s) : Led Zep, Alison Moyet, Pink Floyd, Genesis, Andrea Bocelli, Luke Bryan, Richard Hawley, AC-DC, Dierks Bentley, Bowie… the list goes on

Name your favourite album(s) : Alf – Alison Moyet Physical Graffiti – Led Zeppelin These streets – Paulo Nutini Sgt Peppers – Beatles Cieli Di Toscana – Andrea Bocelli “The Seldom seen kid ” – Elbow ” A trick of the tail” – Genesis “Greatest Hits” – Human League

Name a song that makes you hit “Repeat” when you listen to it : “Get it On” – Trex Fabulous 🙂

Name a song you can’t help singing along to : “Stairway to Heaven” – Led Zeppelin “Happy” – Pharell Williams “Band on the Run” – Wings “Sweet Freedom” – Michael McDonald

Favourite novelty song : “Shaddap yer Face” – Joe Dolce

Favourite concert(s)/gig(s) : AC-DC Hampden Park Various concerts at the O2 ABC Glasgow – superb venue

Which, if any, musical instruments can you play? : I have a guitar from Christmas 2003. I still cant play it.

Can you sing? If so, what’s your Karaoke favourite? : Cant sing

What do you love about Irvine? : Proximity to everything. Has lots to offer

Best view(point) in Irvine? : Harbourside

What’s your favourite breakfast? : The works

What’s your favourite dinner? : The works

What’s your favourite soup? : Hummm…

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

What’s your favourite biscuit? : Chocolate

What’s your favourite fruit? : Chocolate

What’s your favourite vegetable? : Cocoa

If it’s my round, what drink should I get you? : Hendricks and Tonic with a slice of cucumber

When did you last have a lie-in? : What’s a lie in?

What are the last three things you bought? : Batteries Chocolate Dog Food

Best holiday ever? : Climbing Kilimanjaro in 2010 More recently ….Sailing Holiday around Northern Ireland 2013

Do you play any sport? : Silver Surfing

Do you follow any sport/teams? : Manchester United.

Do you have a hero? : John Lennon

Have you met anybody famous? : Lorraine Kelly

Who would you most like to interview? : Sir Alex Ferguson

Do you have any secret talents? : I can wiggle one ear and not the other

Favourite film? : Physcho

Favourite TV shows? : The Original Thunderbirds

Favourite game? : Monopoly

Do you look like any celebrities? : Paul Newman in the dark

Are there any interesting anagrams of your name? : seedy eh tv !

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