British isles rock & roll and rock keyboardist known for his use Uriah Heap. His many albums using the music group consist of Raging Silence, Ocean of Light, and Sonic Origami. Before signing up for Uriah Heap, he used several other rings, including The Felines Pyamas as well as the Loose Ends. His music group Uriah Heap was called for a personality in the Charles Dickens book David Copperfield. He was raised in Britain and began playing the key pad when he was eight years of age. He used fellow rock music artists Mick Ronson and Chris Spedding.