musical arranger/director: mid 1970s? to 1978)
appears to have worked alongside The Wurzels as music director in
the 1970s; also fronting The Rod Owen Orchestra
who supported (or augmented) The Wurzels on tour.
is credited on the I'll Never Get A Scrumpy Here album
in 1978, and the The Rod Owen Orchestra was mentioned
on a gig poster from September 1978 (pictured right).
was co-wrote I Got Me Beady Little Eye On Thee with
Pete Budd, the b-side of the 1978 I'll Never Get A Scrumpy Here
single, which also appeared on the album. As far as I am aware,
this was his only songwriting success with the band.
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