With some 40 odd years in the rock and roll limelight, you’d think there wouldn’t be much you didn’t already know about UFO drummer Andy Parker. Still knowing that most people are as inquisitive as we are, Metalholic asked Andy to jot down a list of 10 things we don’t know about him.
While some of you out there may know a couple of these we’re sure that you don’t know all of them, or even a few of them in most cases. So hopefully you’ll have a s much fun reading it as Andy had writing it. Our special thanks to Andy for sharing this list.
Top Ten things you didn’t know about Andy Parker.
10. His middle name is Maynard.
9. He started his musical career singing in the church choir.
8. His first vehicle was a 1955 Messerschmidt bubble car.
7. He studied Physics and Mathematics at college.
6. He has a collection of over 3,500 wind-up toys.
5. He once took second place in a Boy Scouts cooking competition.
4. When he was 15 he traded his dad a haircut for tickets to see The Who.
3. He is an avid woodturner.
2. When he was an infant his Mum called him ‘Sunny’ because he was always happy.
1. After seeing him shoot, Joe who runs the local target range pronounced him an honorary Texan.
Make sure you check our our recent interview with Andy as well.