Colin Allen

Colin Eric Allen is a songwriter and drummer who was born in Bournemouth in 1938.

Even if you have never heard of him, you will almost certainly be aware of people that Colin has played with, this including Zoot Money, Andy Summers (The Police), Bob Dylan, John Lee Hooker, Solomon Burke, Marc Bolan and T.Rex, Focus (the Dutch band best known for the yodelling on the single “Hocus Pocus”), Eric Clapton, Donovan and Stone The Crows.

As a songwriter, Colin’s works have been recorded by artists that include Paul McCartney’s Wings and Fleetwood Mac.

Most recently Colin Allen has been performing with the British Blues Quintet, alongside other British Blues/Jazz legends Zoot Money, Maggie Bell, Miller Anderson and Colin Hodgkinson.

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Wikipedia British Blues Quintet Zoot Money


Colin Allen’s Music on Amazon


Focus British Blues Quintet


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