I always enjoyed it, so I thought I’d rip off the idea and revive it here.
First up is the shy and retiring DAVID NOLAN.
The 1975 – TOOTIMETOOTIMETOOTIME
She Makes War – Devastate Me
Tracey Thorne – Air
XTC – All Along the Watchtower
Charlie Rich – Behind Closed Doors
Kraftwerk – Dentaku
Father Brown (BBC 1)
Sky Arts rock docs – especially
XTC: This is Pop
David Hepworth – 1971
Liz Fraser – … And Other Characters
Melvyn Bragg – Rich: The Life of Richard Burton
Anything foreign and violent.
The far north west of Scotland. I’m not telling you where because I don’t want you to go there.
If I could only eat one food for the rest of my life it would be Tom Yum soup. That’ll do me just fine.
I love reservoirs, so this is tough. I used to have a MySpace reservoir fan page. I’m going to say Light Hazzles Reservoir, mainly because of the name.
Bio: David Nolan is the author of 13 books, including ‘I Swear I Was There’ and biographies of Tony Wilson, Bernard Sumner and Damon Albarn.