Author Details

Name : Nick Hirst
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Phone : +420252545676
Address : Prague, Czech Republic

Author Bio

Nick Hirst is a former BBC producer with a background in television and radio presentation. Before joining the BBC he was the first professional TV and radio presenter on Saudi Arabia's English language TV and radio services. As a writer, he has contributed over two hundred magazine and internet articles on subjects as wide ranging as music, football and finance and was script consultant on the documentary film ‘Sugar Blues' by acclaimed Czech director – Andrea Culkova. With hundreds of radio programmes to his name, he has interviewed some of the biggest names in rock music around the world including such diverse personalities as Ozzy Osbourne, Barry, Maurice and Robin Gibb (The Bee Gees), Paul McCartney, Lemmy, Marvin Hamlisch, Cher, Fiona Apple, Melissa Etheridge, Susannah Hoffs (The Bangles), Bill Wyman, Nils Lofgren, Lynryd Skynyrd and Megadeth! He has also compered gigs for Van Morrison and Bob Dylan and has won a Sony Gold award (UK) and a New York Festival World Medal (international) for radio programmes he's written and produced.