Musician who played guitar and sang with The Soft Boys, as well as Robyn Hitchcock and The Egyptians.
In 1972, he joined the college band The Beetles.
In 2006, he released Olé! Tarantula with the Venus 3, which included R.E.M.'s Peter Buck.
He had a daughter named Maisie Hitchcock.
His lyrical style was influenced by songwriter Bob Dylan.