Punk rock singer known as much for being a member of the band The Exploited as for his outspoken nature and feuds with bands, singers, religion, and politics.
Prior to joining the Exploited, he served in the British Army. The band released their debut album, Punks Not Dead, in 1981.
During a tour in 2014, he suffered a heart attack on stage, forcing the band to cancel their tour.
He married Gena Buchan. His brother Wullie became the drummer for The Exploited.
He's expressed a particular distaste for the band Green Day, and nearly got into a fight with Billie Joe Armstrong after having to present the singer with an award.