Best associated as the drummer of the band The Shadows, he also worked as a composer, pianist, and record producer.
The first band he was a member of was called Marty Wilde's Wildcats who he was with from 1959 until 1961.
He was the first member of The Shadows to release a solo album.
He has a son named Warren Bennett who also worked as a musician.
He performed as a member of The Shadows with Cliff Richard.