Alan Shacklock
 
Name:
Alan Shacklock (born Alan Albert Shacklock)
 
D.O.B.
20 June 1950
 
Place of Birth:
London
 
Instruments:
guitars, vocals, organ, percussions, and string arrangement
 
Member :
1970 - 1975, 2005 - present
 
Other Projects:

Producer: Abbey Road (UK), Ocean Way (LA), and Electric Lady Land (NYC). Artists Roger Daltrey (The Who), The Alarm, Meatloaf, Jeff Beck, Mike Oldfield, Bonnie Taylor and Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber.

    In the Contemporary Christian arena, Alan has produced such luminaries as Phil Keaggy, Graham Kendrick, Paul Oakley, Margaret Becker and the Newsboys. Alan has also produced title tracks for the major motion picture releases; "Quicksilver" starring Kevin Bacon, "Doc Hollywood" starring Michael J. Fox, and "Buddy's Song" starring Roger Daltrey and Chesney Hawkes, for whom Alan produced the million unit seller, "I am the One and Only".
     
      Composer: EMI's Songwriter of the Year Award for the #1 hit, "True Believers", by the Christian music veteran Phil Keaggy, and was nominated as BMI's Songwriter of the Year for the progressive rock band, "Babe Ruth". "The Mexican" has since been embraced as the worlds official 'break dancers' anthem and has recorded and honored in full or part by the following artists; Grand Master Flash, Sugar Ray, R. Kelly, Chemical Brothers, Prodigy and Thalia and Mark Anthony, a US #1 album for the EMI Latin Label.
       
      Alan conducted and wrote the original scores for "Puffins" and "One Man's Island" which were performed by the London Symphony and Royal Philharmonic Orchestras, both BBC/PBS wildlife documentaries for "The Natural World", which premiered at the Royal Festival Hall in London. He also composed and performed on the original score for the Soccer World Cup in 1994.