Up Close & Personal - djbraine

Find Me on Air: Sunday 4 - 7pm for the Rock, Soul and Blues Show as well as Saturdays for the 2-5 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: Tea


Who is the most famous person you’ve ever met? Kevin Pietersen & Rahul Dravid.

Favourite Holiday Destination: New York/Paris

Favourite TV Programme / Film: Big Bang Theory/ IceCold Pilots/Unforgiven

Best Thing about Working at HFM: Teamwork, the freedom to play great music and just having fun.

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

Chelsea Hotel



Your Favourite Past Time / Hobby: Playing with my band Natural Born 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!!)