Oli Edwards

Oli Edwards

What was your first instrument?
Drums.

What are the top 3 gigs you’ve ever been to?
OK Go at Thekla, Courtney Barnett at Glastonbury and Kasabian at Snowbombing.

Favourite cymbal?
Zildjian K Light Ride 22".

Your favourite gear that you constantly use?
Ultimate Ears UE7 Pro.

Most played track?
Perfect Day by Lou Reed.

What is the coolest gig you have ever played?
Rough Trade Brooklyn in New York.

Who are three people or bands who have highly influenced you in music?
The Libertines, Pixies and Jamie Cullum.

In your opinion, the best all-time album is...?
In Rainbows by Radiohead.

Do you have any party tricks?
Throwing cards.

Where did you play your first gig?
Thekla in Bristol.

What’s your proudest moment?
Supporting The Libertines at Hyde Park.

Most embarrassing gig story?
I broke 3 strings in front of Michael Eavis.

First song you learnt all the lyrics to?
I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor.

What’s the best thing about working at PMT?
Working with my hobby.