Ken was born in the United Kingdom in Newcastle. He spent his formative years in New Zealand and Australia . Aged fifteen he joined his first working covers band in New Zealand . Before long he was moving to Australia playing regularly for the American GI's in Sydney . It was during this time that he developed his style and technique, learning Jazz, Rock, Blues and popular styles. Eventually moving back to Europe and touring with rock band Renaissance, Ken finally returned home to the UK, to settle as a session drummer for many artistes.
Equipment: Ken plays a Premier Drum Kit, with virtually no modifications. He uses Paiste and Zildjian cymbals. A special blend of jazz and rock techniques coupled with years of experience; enable this drummer to bring any kit to life. Kens unique style and ability allow him to play any form of music.
Influences: Ken's musical influences include, Jazz, Kinks, Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Stones, and many more, not to mention Jimi Hendrix, Mitch Mitchell and Noel Redding. Other influences include Buddy Rich, Nico, Keith Moon and more.
Tribute:“I enjoy the challenge of emulating Mitch's fantastic rhythmic style”, Ken