He is a bass guitarist who was with The Roy Young Band
from 1971 to 1972; with whom he appeared as the backing band for Chuck
Berry on his No. 1 single "My Ding-a-Ling". In 1977 he toured with Donovan and appeared on his self-titled
album and he was a part of the group Cafi Society. Also in 1977 he became a member of
the band Sniff 'n' the Tears, which was a reformation of the group Ashes of
Moon and later he would join the Yoko Ono Band and the Steve Marriott
All-Stars. In 1985 he joined
the newly formed TimeUK and their first single, "The Cabaret", saw success
with sales of over 60,000 copies.
Other artists he has appeared with are Murray Head, Peter Green, Gary
Hoey and many others.
Chuck Berry recordings
Johnny B. Goode (Chuck Berry)
My Ding-a-Ling (Dave Bartholomew)