The versatility and experience to
perform at any function or venue, and get it just
right, comes from many years playing at home, abroad and at sea, and has produced an entertainer who can perform many styles of music with confidence and ease, often surprising and delighting his
Allen joined his first band at the age of 16 and learned his craft on the London live music circuit. Mentored, and surrounded by professional musicians,
and often singled out for the quality of his singing voice, Allen worked for many years supporting established names, bands and artists.
Working for record labels as a road manager & songwriter for other bands, studio work, and live performance, cemented Allen's position as an
experienced keyboard vocalist, leading to work with American producer Norman Veight, resulting in the creation of several albums.
Later, with his brother Daniel playing lead guitar, they played venues around the UK. More recently, as a duo or 4-6 piece band, they notched up
12 years at sea, often supporting guest artists and celebrities, including 8 years on every ship in the fleet of one major company.
"Returning home , Allen now loves to perform as a solo artist, bringing with him a wealth of experience gained, and a voice which many describe as a
Ian Clarke Entertainments