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20 June 2021


Name: steven whelan
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Date of Birth: 25 August 1981 (Aged 39 years)
Location: Lincoln
Occupation: Retail Don. / Postgrad Dude.

Whelan has a lush rating of 8.5 from 101 votes.

What is your favourite Embrace song?

The Love It Takes.

What was your favourite Embrace gig?

Rock City 98. Got a signed drumskin out of it !

What is your favourite Embrace Album?

Drawn From Memory

What is your favourite Embrace B-Side?

Stop to make it better.

In what order of greatness (1-10) would you place tracks from Out of Nothing?

Near Life
Out of Nothing
(Not arsed about the rest)

In what order of greatness (1-10) would you place tracks from This New Day?

Exploding Machines.
Even Smaller Stones.

The Rest.

What and when was your first messageboard post?

Prolly something I found very funny but no one else did, which has been a constant theme to my posts ever since. ( Im much funnier in the flesh, honest.)

Who was the first messageboarder you met?

Karim, June 2000, The Roebuck Inn, Stoke on Trent.

What is the most stupid thing you've done at a gig?

Split my head at Embrace gig, Doncaster 98. I was 16 and couldnt handle my drink. The rest as they dont say, was bloody painfull.

What other music do you like?

The pseduo cool stuff.

What are your favourite albums?

McFly - Room on the 3rd floor
Beach Boys - Pet sounds
Idlewild - Hope is important
Girls Aloud - What will the neighbours say
Talk Talk - Spirit of eden
Bloc party - Silent alarm

What are you currently listening to?

Patrick Wolf, Metric, Acoustic Ladyland.

What is your favourite Jelly Baby?

I dont like them.

Who is your favourite Neighbours character?

Anne Wilkinson is my favourite ever.

Skye is pushing her hard now mind, she was much better when she had dark hair though.

Most likely to say…

"To be fair."

Least likely to say…

I couldn't possibly post something about football.

Cricket - good or evil?

Any sport that last five days, and still more often than not ends in a draw is so absurd that it has to be great.

What was the last thing you ate?

Toast, i'm not well I can't manage much else.

What did you want to be when you were growing up?

I wanted to run my own DIY emporium.

If you were having a dinner party, which member of Embrace would you want to help in the kitchen?

Micky Dale.

Cats or dogs?


Heaven is…

a place on earth. ( Belinda Carlisle)

Hell is…

round the corner. (Tricky)

Madness Rating (1 to 10)

Depends on the situation.

An interesting fact about myself…

I have a massive head.

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FDPoints Rank: #150
Lush Rank: #332

FDPoints: 139
Lush rating: 8.5 (101 votes)
Profile visits: 4,799
Favourites: 2
Attended Gigs: 5

Created: 11 January 2002
Last updated: 06 October 2007

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What people are saying about Whelan:

"cool ^_^"

"I like his use of the word 'prolly'"

"Pseudo cool :-)"

"Because I thought he was called Graeme up until now."

"Sadly missed."

How are people voting?

The distribution of 101 votes received by Whelan. The lighter coloured bar indicates anonymous votes.

73 votes, 72.3% (4 anon)
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What and when was your first messageboard post?
Cant remember - I've read it for quite a while, but got pissed one day and decided to rant on about how brilliant the Gravity b sides were
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