25 Random Facts About Me
Posted on 14/12/2015
1) My full name is Liam Jon Bradbury (yes, spelt like that, I think it’s Swedish or something)
2) I’m from a village in North West England called Billinge, near Wigan and in between Liverpool and Manchester. Some buildings there are over 700 years old!
3) I can play bass guitar and piano. I also have panpipes, a soprano recorder, a ukulele, bongos, harmonica, electric guitar but I’m not that good on those!
4) I was in a pop / punk rock band called Five O’s for 10 years with my 2 brothers and a mate.
5) My band were featured on BBC NorthWest Tonight and ITV news.
6) I was born half deaf in both ears and had 6 operations on them as a kid. The operations improved my hearing to an extent but I still have trouble hearing higher frequencies.
7) I have had my appendix out, when I was 11.
8) My favourite food is pizza.
9) My band supported Bryan Adams on 2 dates of his World Tour, at Britannia Stadium and KC Stadium, UK. There was a crowd of over 25,000 each night!
10) I’m a big gamer, been playing games all my life, here’s the consoles we’ve had (me & my brothers) NES, SNES, N64, Gamecube, Wii, Wii U, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3, PS4, Gameboy, Gameboy Color, Gameboy Advance, Game Gear, ZX Spectrum, PC. We still have them all, still working too!
11) I had piano lessons and violin lessons as a kid.
12) I used to play football for Billinge FC Juniors, we weren’t that good! haha
13) I wrote my first song on manuscript paper when I was 9, the song wasn’t good but there was something I liked about writing music on paper. I still do love it!
14) I’ve been to England, Wales, Scotland, France, Majorca, Menorca, Jersey, Malta, America.
15) I’m the worlds biggest introvert, I hate going out.
16) I can build a PC from parts. I built my own powerful audio PC for my home studio.
17) I like sports, I like football (Liverpool!), pool, snooker, swimming, tennis, racing, darts.
18) I stay up ALL night. I can never sleep at normal times.
19) My band were once sponsored by Fender.
20) My favourite songs are Fairytale of New York and Pure Imagination (from Charlie & the Chocolate Factory)
21) I can fold a shirt in less than 2 seconds. I learned a technique for it!
22) I learned music production myself but studied music composition at University level.
23) I used to skateboard when I was younger, here’s an old video of me with long hair skateboarding!
24) I like to program software, I learned BASIC code when I was 12 and continue coding today, I have some apps on Google Play Store under the name Bradbury Games.
25) I can do a quadruple backflip, pike, with a tuck dive, but only with a trip to the hospital afterwards.