5 Minute Interview with Stuart Rodgers

How and why did you get involved with Irvine Beat FM? : I’ve always been passionate about radio and was delighted when Irvine got it’s very own station and I jumped at the chance to volunteer.

What are your favourite types of music? : Everything, but especially commercial dance and 70s and 80s.

Name your favourite artist(s) : Bon Jovi, Def Leppard, Olly Murs

Name your favourite album(s) : ELO – Out of the Blue, and great compilations

Name a song that makes you hit “Repeat” when you listen to it : Wang Chung – Everybody Have Fun Tonight or Scissor Sisters – I Don’t Feel Like Dancing

Name a song you can’t help singing along to : Any cheesey pop.

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

Can you sing? If so, what’s your Karaoke favourite? : Badly, so no!

What’s your favourite breakfast? : A decent mixed grill or a Weetabix

What’s your favourite dinner? : Any Chinese food.

What’s your favourite biscuit? : Jaffa Cake – or Jammy Dodgers because they rhyme with my name!

If it’s my round, what drink should I get you? : A Pint of Cider or Lager.

If you have a day off and some cash in your pocket, what would you do? : Got for a nice meal or buy music or gadgets.

When did you last have a lie-in? : When I forgot to set the alarm.

What are the last three things you bought? : An iPad, a frying steak and a CD.

Do you have a hero? : Kenny Everett.

Have you met anybody famous? : David Black.

Who would you most like to interview? : Tony Blackburn, Olly Murs, Keith Lemon

Do you have any secret talents? : I can identify many songs on the first note.

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