Paul Robinson has worked at the top of his profession for over 40 years. He is the drummer of choice for many of London’s premier West End shows and is constantly in demand for touring and studio sessions. He moves easily between Jazz, Fusion, Rock, Metal, Country, Pop. You name it, he can nail it. His rhythmic precision and ability to follow complex arrangements made him Trevor Horn’s go to drummer for many years, having played drums on the iconic pop record Video Killed The Radio Star, also The Proclaimers hit I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles). Paul recorded and toured for nearly 20 years with jazz legend Nina Simone.
Nina Simone, The Buggles (Video Killed The Radio Star, Clean Clean), The Proclaimers (500 Miles), Swans Way (Soul Train), Tracy Ullman (They Don”t Know About Us), Paul McCartney, Van Morrison, Rod Stewart, Cleo Laine, Jan Hammer, Sniff ‘N’ The Tears, The Kane Gang, The Art Of Noise, Mose Allison, The Pet Shop Boys and many others. TV includes London’s Burning, Absolutely Fabulous, Monarch Of The Glenn, One Foot In The Grave, Benidorm and Coronation Street. Many films such as The Spy Who Loved Me, A Fish Called Wanda, Insignificance, Close My Eyes and more. Shows include The Lion King, Evita, Anything Goes, A Chorus Line & Chicago. Paul was in the “house band” for the Princes Trust Concert at Wembley (a tribute to Trevor Horn) in November 2004, performing with Seal, Grace Jones, Lisa Stansfield, The Buggles, TATU & The Art Of Noise etc. Currently a member of Mick Hutton’s group, the Sarah Moule Trio (with Simon Wallace) Back Door Too (Colin Hodgkinson) & Blue Commotion (Zoe Schwarz/Rob Koral)