Born 1964, he began learning the drums at the age of 9.
In 1987 he co-founded the dance band “Flamingos”, which grew from a quartet to a six-piece, a semi-professional outfit playing its own arrangements, including a horn section, with great success from 1997 onwards.
Since 2001, drummer with the John Norrie Band, where his precise, swinging style has contributed greatly to the overall sound of the band.
In 1978, at 14, he co-founded his first band “Beast of Burden” playing jazz and blues rock. He changed direction three years later, playing in the dance band “Desperados”.