Desert Island Discs: Brian Howard

Desert Island Discs: Featuring our Financial Planner Brian Howard:

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It was a very tough choice to narrow my songs down to just eight, but here they are!

Disc One: Light My Fire – The Doors

This makes the cut just because it makes me want to ‘boogie’!

 

Disc Two: Heliosphan – Aphex Twin

Who said ambient music was boring…..?!!

 

Disc Three: Goo Goo Much – The Cramps

From the Off The Bone album. It was difficult for me to choose a song from this band, from the likes of Good Taste, Human Fly etc. This makes me want to get up and stamp my feet.

 

Disc Four: Green Onions – Booker T and the MGs

I loved the film Quadrophenia and Sting dancing to this track.

 

Disc Five: Public Image – Public Image Ltd (PiL)

Punk produced some brilliant music. This is just one of many.

 

Disc Six: She Sells Sanctuary – The Cult

Not a good song for driving to – because my speed rises when this is on!

 

Disc Seven: I Wanna Be Adored – The Stone Roses

This was a good time in music [when The Stone Roses released their debut album] and this another great tune to dance to.

 

Disc Eight: Ceremony – New Order

Joy Division are one of my favourite bands. New Order grew out of their sad demise and this is a Joy Division song that they play.

 

Choice of Book: A Survival Guide For Life, by Bear Grylls.

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I was never a scout – so this will help me light a fire!

 

Luxury item:

If there could be such a thing, a wind-up ipod would be great, to play my music……oh, with a set of large speakers please!

 

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