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Inside/Out with Robbie Burrell, musician & entrepreneur
July 28, 2010

Describe yourself in five words?
Hoopoe, sprint, accident, excess, luck.

What's the best piece of advice you've ever received?
When you find a woman that's too good for you, marry her.

What's the most ridiculous thing you've ever done?
Dressed as a woman to get into the cinema underage.

What is your most treasured possession?
My youth (watch this space).

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
Unrequited love.

Do you have any strange hobbies?
I enjoy sticking feathers in my ears before I go to sleep.

What do you dislike most about your appearance?
I have a middle tooth.

What is your greatest extravagance?
500G fillet at Gaucho's Grill - Picadilly, London £65 before sides or chips!

What have you got in your fridge?
Chocolate milk and iced tea.

What is your greatest fear?
A jealous heart.

What have you got in your pockets right now?
An iPhone and a debit card.

What is your favourite journey?
Chimanimani Mountains, 6 days, Valley of The Wizards via Gemini cave.

Who are your heroes in real life?
Poor people that radiate pride, purpose and community.

When and where were you happiest?
1995, 17yrs old, the year before A-levels, no major exams, a driving license, a foxy girlfriend and a lust for beer.

What's your biggest vice?

What were you like at school?
Naughty, fidgety.

What are you doing next?

Visit the fact sheet

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