Troy Ellis Hail Jamaica Reggae Band
What was your first instrument?
First instrument was the trumpet.
Your favourite gear that you constantly use?
My Roland TR-8 and FA08. Magic pieces of kit – instant party time
Last track played?
Sweep Me Off My Feet by Pond.
What is the coolest gig you have ever played?
Opening up the Jazz/World stage with Mosiamo at Glastonbury 2004 after winning a BBC unsigned competition.
Who are three people or bands who have highly influenced you in music?
Josh Homme, Stevie Wonder and Jeff Buckley.
What would be your absolute dream gear to own?
Probably a Fender Rhodes or an original Juno 106.
What’s the best thing about working at PMT?
Sharing my passion for music with customers, meeting interesting musicians and discovering new music.
The Archers on Radio 4.