Born 15th March 1956 in Newcastle, England Pete has had a guitar in his hand for most of his life. During the last twenty years Pete has been touring the world with many major artists as a backing vocalist and second guitarist and as a solo artist , performing more than 3,500 of his ʻ human juke box ʻ shows and has also been involved in composing incidental music for television as well as writing songs for other artist such as S Club 7. The last decade saw Pete fronting the band Sailor and it was while touring with The Sweet in 2005 that both bands became firm friends. This eventually led to Pete being asked to join the band in June 2006 .
Other notable mentions include ; Touring and Recording with artists such as Sir Cliff Richard , Tina Turner , Shakin Stevens and Danni Minogue though not all at the same time.
Peter also known as panic pete as he has a tendency to jump the gun without evaluating the situation.