He is a musician who was born in Germany. He was first with Bobby Kris &
The Imperials in August 1965.
He left them in May 1967 to form the group Kensington Market. In 1973 he became a member of the
group Edward Bear and stayed with them approximately a year leaving around
1974. After he left the band he
went on to produce and perform with artists such as Gordon Lightfoot, Lou
Reed, Bruce Cockburn and Rough Trade.
He composed the music for the films The Rip-Off (1971) and Alligator
Shoes (1981), as well as winning the 1981 Juno Award for Producer of