Ian Gibbons


Ian started his musical career playing the accordion at age 9, and played as a solo performer for charity events, musical festivals, and competitions

At 14 he started his own rock band playing guitar.

After school, he changed to playing organ, and from 1972 on, played with many different bands

He was asked to audition for THE KINKS in 1979, and subsequently invited to become a member of the band. He was a member of The Kinks for ten years, 1979-1989




Ian with former members of The Kinks known as The Kast Off Kinks