Port Elizabeth musician . Began with The 4 Yanks as a young man and then joined Chris McGregor’s Blue Notes in 1960. In 1969 he left The Blue Notes and in 1970 formed Spear, also played with various musicians, including a session with Jabula.
In 1977 he released his first solo album, Diamond Express, and continued to release solo albums throughout the rest of the 70s and 80s
He died in London in June 1990.