Derek Holt has written, sung and played on many hit records. He’s toured with bands throughout the world and has managed a studio which has produced many of the biggest hit records of the 90’s. He also writes and produces music for film, television, the corporate market and library albums.
He was a founding member of The Climax Blues Band, with whom he recorded 12 albums between 1969-83. He toured the world playing with some of the biggest bands and artists of all time including The Beach Boys, Black Sabbath and The Eagles. However, in 1983 Derek decided to leave the band to pursue other musical projects.
Since 1983 he’s worked with hundreds of artists who he’s written for, produced and performed live with. He’s also released six solo albums, most recent of which is It Is What It Is released in January 2015.