Musician, singer and songwriter born at the 20th October of 1965 in Bellshill (Scotland, UK). He was in the band Pretty Flowers which existed from 1983 till 1985. Then he joined Bmx Bandits in the mid 80s, in 1989 he left the band. Between 1988 and 1989 he was also a member of the short lived band The Boy Hairdressers. In 1989 he co-founded the Glasgow (Scotland, UK) based band Teenage Fanclub in which he's still active.