Up Close & Personal - djbraine

Find Me on Air: Sunday 4 - 7pm for the Rock, Soul and Blues Show.
djbraine & Mark RamprakashFirst Job: Leon Russell impersonator (It’s true, check his website)

Favourite Music: Rock, Soul, Blues, Funk, RnB, Country, Pop, Classical…

Favourite Food: Pizza, Tapas

Favourite Drink: Coffee


Who is the most famous person you’ve ever met? Kevin Pietersen and Sir John Major

Favourite Holiday Destination: New York/Chicago

Favourite TV Programme / Film: Big Bang Theory/ IceCold Pilots/Ice Road Truckers

Best Thing about Working at HFM: Freedom and working with the best team in radio.

Fascinating Fact about Me: I once got Aussie Cricket star Darren Lehmann out!

Chelsea Hotel



Your Favourite Past Time / Hobby: Playing with my band The Invisible Survivors.



Most embarrassing (NOT RUDE!) Moment: Auditioning as the singer for a band and not finding out I hadn’t got it until two weeks later, when I saw the band at a gig with another singer (ouch!)


What made you want to get involved in radio broadcasting?

I've always loved music, but never had the opportunity to be on the radio until Chris Jones offered me a show. Needless to say, I jumped at it(So you can blame him!!)