Mickey Barker

Mickey Barker

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Born 12. January 1953
Micky is a highly experienced drummer / percussionist who has worked with the likes of Ric Sanders (Second Vision, Fairport Convention), Pywacket, Andrew Cronshaw (The Great Dark Water) before becoming Yamaha session drummer for many years. He then achieved national and international success with Midland rockers Magnum, including several top 20 singles and albums. Also, he has worked with The Steve Gibbons Band, Trevor Burton of The Move and The Bushburys. He is a member of 'Memphis In The Meantime' band.

He joined Magnum when they made their "On A Storytellers Night" album in 1985 - while the drummer that played on the album was still Jim Simpson, Mickey Barker replaced him when the album was released. Left them in 1995 after their farewell tour when the band split. Afterwards he played in the short lived band "The Holograms" and released one album with them.
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Artist

Mickey Barker Discography Tracks

Vocals

ABO 1 ZOOQ ZOOQ - Larry!(12") Abacus Records (3) ABO 1 UK 1984 Sell This Version
SRT5KS492 ZOOQ ZOOQ - Larry!(7", Single) Abacus Records (3) SRT5KS492 UK 1985 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

2nd Vision 2nd Vision - First Steps (Album) Chrysalis Germany 1980 Sell This Version
YAM/81/001 Dave Bristow Trio Dave Bristow Trio - Store It In A Cool Place(LP) Yamaha YAM/81/001 UK 1981 Sell This Version
Andrew Cronshaw Andrew Cronshaw - The Great Dark Water Waterfront Records (2) UK 1982 Sell This Version
PAR1001 English Air English Air - English Air(LP, Album) Paradise Records (33) PAR1001 UK 1983 Sell This Version
Ric Sanders Ric Sanders - Whenever (Album) Waterfront Records (2), Waterfront Studios (2) UK 1984 Sell This Version
ABO 1 ZOOQ ZOOQ - Larry!(12") Abacus Records (3) ABO 1 UK 1984 Sell This Version
EV 1227 Magnum (3) Magnum (3) - Live!(VHS, PAL) Embassy Home Entertainment EV 1227 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
SRT5KS492 ZOOQ ZOOQ - Larry!(7", Single) Abacus Records (3) SRT5KS492 UK 1985 Sell This Version
DCLP1 English Air English Air - The Space Inbetween(LP) Wye Records (2) DCLP1 UK 1985 Sell This Version
Magnum (3) Magnum (3) - Midnight (You Won't Be Sleeping) Remix (Single) Polydor UK 1986 Sell This Version
POSP 850, 885 614-7 Magnum (3) Magnum (3) - When The World Comes Down (Edit)(7", Single) Polydor, Polydor POSP 850, 885 614-7 UK 1986 Sell This Version
POSPX 798 Magnum (3) Magnum (3) - Lonely Night (Extended Version)(12", Single) Polydor POSPX 798 UK 1986 Sell This Version
Magnum (3) Magnum (3) - Vigilante (Album) Polydor Canada 1986 Sell This Version
12TS441 Bill Caddick Bill Caddick - The Wild West Show(LP, Album) Topic Records 12TS441 UK 1986 Sell This Version
885 818-7 Magnum (3) Magnum (3) - Need A Lot Of Love(7", Single) Polydor 885 818-7 France 1987 Sell This Version
Magnum (3) Magnum (3) - Wings Of Heaven (Album) Polydor US 1988 Sell This Version
Magnum (3) Magnum (3) - It Must Have Been Love (Single) Polydor, Polydor Europe 1988 Sell This Version
Magnum (3) Magnum (3) - Start Talking Love (Single, Maxi) Polydor, Polydor, Polydor UK 1988 Sell This Version
TSCD447 Andrew Cronshaw Fingal’s Cave (as Micky Barker) and 1 more… Andrew Cronshaw - The Andrew Cronshaw CD(CD) Topic Records TSCD447 UK 1989 Sell This Version
Magnum (3) Magnum (3) - Goodnight L.A. (Album) Polydor Europe 1990 Sell This Version
Magnum (3) Magnum (3) - The Spirit (Album) Polydor Europe 1991 Sell This Version
Magnum (3) Magnum (3) - Sleepwalking (Album) Music For Nations, Rough Trade Europe 1992 Sell This Version
JETCD 1006 Magnum (3) Magnum (3) - Keeping The Nite Light Burning(CD, Comp) Jet Records JETCD 1006 UK 1993 Sell This Version