After numerous requests, we’ve decided to bring back the Q&A’s.

...And who better to kick it off, none other than Harrogate’s Gok Wan, the stylish Mr Steve Mulhaire.


1.⁠ ⁠What did you have for breakfast?

Yorkshire Tea, splash of milk, no sugar - in bed.


2.⁠ ⁠What’s good about your hometown?

Leeds… Optimistic people


3.⁠ ⁠Tell us something that not many people know about you?

I had lunch with Rick Rubin


4.⁠ ⁠Favourite city?

New York


5.⁠ ⁠Favourite 3 brands for 2024?

Postal (London)

Haki Lifestyle (Barcelona)

Etonics (USA)


6.⁠ ⁠You’ve got £300 to spend on one item of menswear, tell us what you’re gonna be buying?

1st Pat-RN "Logan" Twill Trousers every time, comfy, timeless and amazing quality.

7.⁠ ⁠Provide us with a synopsis for your autobiography (in a paragraph) and what would you call it?

Never say you can’t

"Left school at 15 and went to work in a record shop. There began a musical journey that shaped my life. I remember my old man saying 'do a job you’re going to love', because you’re gonna be working all your life. He wasn’t wrong!!! But it’s been a blast..."

8.⁠ ⁠If a film was made of your life, give us four songs that would be included on the soundtrack?

Pretzel Logic by Steely Dan

Here, My Dear by Marvin Gaye

Pleasure, Joy and Happiness by Eddie Chacon


So hard to choose there’s been so much music between my ears over the years, but these have been on my playlist recently.

9.⁠ ⁠Favourite book?

'Plunder of the Commons' by Guy Standing


10.⁠ ⁠If you could sit down for a meal with 4 people, dead or alive, who would you choose?

Josephine Baker - Frank Zappa - Bill Withers - Nora Ephron


11.⁠ ⁠Most treasured item?

My records.

12.⁠ ⁠Favourite WILDBUNCH shoe?

Free ones.

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