OWEN PARKER // Biography
After nearly 20 years in the music industry Owen Parker has had number 1 records in the UK (and Croatia), played Piano and Hammond on the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury (with Billy Bragg) and been Grammy nominated (Pet Shop Boys)
His recording, writing and production credits include Girls Aloud, Gossip, Annie Lennox, James Morrison, Pet Shop Boys and Robbie Williams. Recently he's co-written both Simple Minds' recent Radio 2 A list track Broken Glass Park and Amelia Lily's UK number 2 hit, You Bring Me Joy. He's performed solo on electric guitar at the Albert Hall with the Royal Philharmonic and performed Bohemian Rhapsody, in its entirety at the Albert Hall with a gospel choir and Orchestra, on guitar.
He has been Amy Macdonald's Hammond, lap steel and mandolin player, extensively toured the USA with Bragg and has recently been playing keyboards live for Roddy Frame(Aztec Camera) and composes extensively for TV and Film. He also got to play Whole Lotta Love and Rock and Roll on guitar with Robert Plant in 2014
He is currently working on future releases for Robbie Williams and Simple Minds.