17 interesting facts about Gordon Graham

17 interesting facts about Gordon Graham

From the weirdest thing a fan has ever done to him, to his favourite food to the most embarrassing thing he's ever worn. Get to know the man behind the mic on East Coast Gold each weekday morning from 6 to 10am, a little better! It's 17 interesting facts about Gordon Graham!

Gordon Graham the athlete

1.       In 30 years’ time, what do you think people will be most nostalgic for?

Human interaction without the digital device (don’t get me wrong the digital stuff is amazing and has its place) sitting around and talking and laughing.

2.       Do you sing in the shower? 

Oh yes, but not very well!

3.       How do you relieve stress?

Usually I go for a run, or play a bit of guitar, or have a conversation with my three-year-old. 

4.     What would be a good theme song for your life?

'The One and Only' – Chesney Hawkes.

5.       How do you feel about putting pineapple on pizza?


6.       Who’s your favourite actor?

Daniel Craig.

7.       Favourite food?


8.       In one sentence, how would you sum up the internet?

The best and the worst thing to happen to humanity, all in one.

9.       What is the most embarrassing thing you’ve ever worn?

A Pirates outfit, long story, I don’t talk about it!

10.  What movie would be greatly improved if it was made into a musical?

I don’t know about improved but can you imagine ‘Titanic’ as a musical, lots of drama and sad stories, its perfect for a musical.

11.   What's your biggest pet peeve?

A combination of arrogance and ignorance, not only a peeve for me but really dangerous.

12.   What's the weirdest thing a fan has ever done for you?

Called my phone at 2am in the morning, no clue how she got my number!

13.   What are some things that are okay to occasionally do, but definitely not okay to do every day?

Laze around in the sun with a cocktail.

14.   If your six-year-old self suddenly found themselves inhabiting your current body, what would your six-year-old self do first?

Ohh drive the car, that was all I wanted when I was six - being able to drive a car.

15.   If you were arrested with no explanation, what would your friends and family assume you had done?

Haha, I have no idea, probably have something to do with arguing with the traffic police if I was pulled over. 

16.   What embarrasses you the most in front of other people?

Well we aren’t really prone to too much embarrassment as Radio Presenters, but I still get nervous in small groups with people I don’t know. Oddly the bigger the crowd, the easier it is for me.  

17.   If you were transported 250 years into the past with no clothes or anything else, how would you prove that you were from the future?

Oh wow, I am not sure you could convince them, you could tell them about technology but they would assume you were making it up. So I am not so sure you can. Maybe predict a future event and when it happens you could say, “told you so!’

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