After performing using the ska band The Defeat during the past due 1970s and early 1980s, this bassist and songwriter joined up with the 1980s rock-band Fine Small Cannibals. His 1st album using the Defeat, I SIMPLY Can’t Quit It, premiered in 1980 and became a qualified UK Gold documenting. A music maker and a musician, he created a favorite 1993 album from the English R&B vocalist Gabrielle. He was raised in Cowes, Isle of Wight, Britain, and later resided in New Orleans, Louisiana (U.S.A.) before eventually settling in London. He and his The Defeat and Fine Youthful Cannibals bandmate, Andy Cox, documented an independent monitor titled “Sick and tired of Obtaining Forced Around” that increased to a #18 placement on the uk singles chart.