Rock bassist who played with the bands Iron Butterfly and Captain Beyond. He is known for his work in the musical genres of psychedelic and hard rock.
He began his rock career in the late 1960s.
He co-wrote a song on the Iron Butterfly album In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida.
A native of St. Louis, Missouri, he settled in his twenties in San Diego, California.
He and drummer Ron Bushy were both members of Iron Butterfly.