Guitarist in the band Squeeze who wrote an album with Chris Difford. He has released a five-part demo, the first volume of which is The Past Has Been Bottled.
He grew up in Woolwich, London.
He has performed at the base camp of Mount Everest.
He married Suzanne Hunt and they have four children.
"Too Close to the Sun" from his 2009 album features narration by Johnny Depp.