Agent: Julian Alexander
Will Birch is a former drummer (of the Kursaal Flyers and The Records), music journalist and songwriter/producer. In his role as the latter he worked with artists such as Dave Edmunds, The Searchers, Dr Feelgood and the Long Ryders. He has also written extensively for Mojo and Uncut magazines. His first book, No Sleep Till Canvey Island - The Great Pub Rock Revolution (Virgin) is the ultimate guide to a crucial 7-year period in British rock history, featuring anecdotes from key figures such as Elvis Costello and Nick Lowe. His most recent book, Ian Dury: The Definitive Biography, is an in-depth and compelling account of the complex and charismatic artist.