EP17 - Pete Paphides - Music Journalist, Radio Host, Vinyl Collector & ‘Broken Greek’ author - “Flying high, never come down”
Mar 2nd, 2021 by paulwellerfanpod
My guest this week is the fabulous, Pete Paphides
Pete started his career in music journalism at Melody Maker before going on to write for Time Out, the Guardian, Mojo, Q, Observer Music Monthly and The Times, where he spent five years as their Chief Music Critic.
Not only is Pete a massive Weller fan but he has spent time with Paul in his studio and on tour - and has some incredible stories to tell - including the best kebab tale you will ever hear!
.Since 2015, Pete has hosted a weekly music show for Soho Radio - Listen here
In 2020, Quercus published his first book, a memoir about childhood and music entitled ‘Broken Greek’ - Check it out here (It's brilliant!)
Oh and finally, Pete mentioned his Weller Spotify playlist so check that out here too.
If you want to support the podcast financially, you can buy me a virtual coffee via the link below (£3)