Coral and I are looking forward to welcoming The BoogieMen to Newport City Radio on Wednesday 30th May. Join us from 5pm on The Mid Week Mix Up to hear some live music and some lively banter. Before the show, we thought we should get to know the guys a little so we volunteered band member Colin Duggan to answer some fun questions!
Q. Which band member has the maddest hairstyle? Describe it.
A. Lyn Phillips. It's just like Einsteins!
Q. Which band member is the best karaoke singer? What does he like to sing?
A. That'll be me. I do an awesome I Will Survive!
Q. Which band member has the grossest bad habit? What is it?
A. Ian Colfer. He likes to pick his teeth between songs!
Q. Where is the furthest place to have travelled to? Tell us a little about it.
A. Australia. Flies...flies...flies...everywhere
Q. What was the first single you ever owned?
A. Runaround Sue by Dion
Q. If you could be a cartoon character for a day. Who would you be and why?
A. Barney Rubble because I've always had a thing for his best friend's wife, Wilma Flintstone!
Q. The best sandwich filling is?
Q. Which song on your set list is most likely to fill a dance floor?
A. Our cover of Wilson Pickett's 6345789
Q. What’s the best bit of advice your parents gave you?
A. Deny everything!
Q. What is your dream car?
A. A pink Cadillac
Q. What was the last book you read?
A. Turning Confusion into Clarity by Mingyur Rinpoche
Q. If you could share a stage with any artist, dead or alive, who would you choose?
A. The late, great, Levon Helm of The Band
Q. Favourite band or singer?
A. The Band
Q. Best concert you’ve ever been to?
A. Alicia Keys
Q. Whose voice would you like to have for your satnav?
A. Larry Grayson!
Q. What were your favourite sweets when you were 10?
A. Sherbet Lemons
Q. If I came to your house for dinner, what would you cook for me?
A, Sorry - it would have to be a take-away
Q. Best ice cream flavour?
A. Rum & Raison
Q. What piece of advice would you give your 13-year-old self?
A. Live in the moment
Q. What’s the best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
A. With the family
Q. City break or beach holiday?
A. City break
Q. When you were a kid what did you think you would grow up to be?
A. Anything my father didn't want me to be!
Q. Do you have a favourite inspirational quote?
A. The ultimate source of happiness is within us
Q. If a tiger knocked at your door what would you do?
A. Stop drinking!