Chris Oakes

Year Joined: 2023

Tell us about your role and volunteering experience at Radio Horton:

Tune in to Radio Horton every Tuesday evening at 8pm as Chris showcases the hottest bands in Oxfordshire. Get the inside scoop on upcoming gigs and discover a treasure trove of new and old records that can be found at Strummer Room Records, North Oxfordshire’s only independent record store. Let the music take you on a journey!

What would be your top three Desert Island Discs?

  • Swell Maps – Read About Seymour
  • Dead Boys – Sonic Reducer
  • Richard Hell & The Voidoids – Blank Generation

Music artists that have influenced you:

Swell Maps; Buzzcocks; Butthole Surfers.

Three words to describe volunteering at a hospital radio station:

Fun; Informative; Music.

Chris Oakes