Rock drummer who performed with the Jimi Hendrix Experience. He was involved in recordings of classics like "Manic Depression."
He worked at a drum shop on Saturdays, which was once owned by Jim Marshall. He went on to work as a session and touring musician.
He worked on a production of incomplete Jimi Hendrix recordings after Hendrix's death.
He and his wife Dee had one daughter and two grandchildren.
He auditioned for the Paul McCartney band called Wings.