Cozy Powell

Cozy Powell

Original Name Colin Trevor Flooks
Birth
Cirencester, Cotswold District, Gloucestershire, England
Death 5 Apr 1998 (aged 50)
Bristol, Bristol Unitary Authority, Bristol, England
Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Memorial ID 8063 · View Source
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Musician. Born Colin Flooks, he was a drummer best known for performing with many of England’s leading rock bands. He made his first mark as a percussionist playing with The Sorcerers (1967-68), followed by sessions with Ace Kefford in 1969. At the Isle of Wight Festival 1970, he played with Tony Joe White when he landed the then highly prestigious drumming job with The Jeff Beck Group. He went on to perform with artist and groups to include Black Sabbath, MSG, Peter Green, Rainbow, Brian May Band, Thin Lizzy, Whitesnake, Gary Moore and many more. In addition he was session drummer for Polydor Records and a solo artist.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 7 Jan 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8063
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Cozy Powell (29 Dec 1947–5 Apr 1998), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8063, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.