Bassist who played through the entire 1970s with Uriah Heep, aswell much like The Spiders from Mars. He performed the cornet before signing up for his first music group, The Rats. He created Uriah Heep’s 1991 record Different Globe. He and his wife Sheila got a son called Ashley. He started writing the stage with Uriah Heep guitarist Mick Container in 1977.