British musician who played bass in Tubeway Army
, and later for Gary Numan
; with whom he had 3 consecutive no.1 albums. On the retirement of Numan in April 1981, he chose to go solo, unlike his fellow bandmates who went on to form Dramatis
. His untimely death was due to a heroin overdose in Limetrees Park, Northolt, and as a close friend, Numan has paid many musical tributes to him.
1st May 1958, in Hayes, Middlesex, England.
4th February 1984, in Northolt, Middlesex, England. [overdose, aged 25]