Been with the station since 1984 during Arts Radio and 6 UVS Fm times and fought for its future. Have over the years presented and produced programs such as ‘State of The Union’, Murdoch Morning, Stereo Go Round, Drive Time and more recently (for the last 9 years) Woodstock Rock under the nom de plume ‘The Fabulous Furry Freak’. Been a singer songwriter in various bands over the years including ‘Knocked Up’ ‘The Jumpin Chapaties’, The Twitch, and currently ‘May Contain Traces of Nut’. Work in the Resource Sector and live with my family in Bayswater
How did you become involved?
Through Murdoch University in the 80’s
If stuck on Mars, what five albums could you not go without?
- Love Forever Changes (Love)
- Funhouse or Self Titled (The Stooges)
- Street Core – Joe Strummer & the Mescalero’s
- Meat is Murder – The Smiths
- Takk… Sigur Ros
What is the best thing about being involved with the station?
The listeners, The Camaraderie, The Zany-ness and the sense that you are making a difference
What is the strangest thing that has happened to you in the RTRFM studio?
Trying to demonstrate how to use a condom on Stereo Go Round using a live microphone, it was hilarious and prompted a huge amount of telephone calls and letters
If you could present a show that is not your own, which show would it be? Why?
Sunday Morning Coming, because it covers such a huge expanse of music
What do you do in real life?
Manage Approvals & HES for a Resource Company