Woody Woodmansey Drummer



The Rats 1969

Blues Toons


Hype 1970-71



David Bowie 1969

The Man Who Sold The World

David Bowie 1970

Man of Words, Man of Music

David Bowie 1971

Hunky Dory

David Bowie 1972

The Rise & Fall of Ziggy Stardust & the Spiders from  Mars

David Bowie 1973

Aladdin Sane

David Bowie 2000

BBC tapes ‘Live at the Beeb’

David Bowie 2008

Live at Santa Monica

David Bowie 1973

Film & soundtrack: ‘Live at Hammersmith’

Bowie Singles

Changes, Starman, John, I’m Only dancing, Life on Mars, Drive-in, Saturday, Jean Genie,

Spiders From Mars, released in 1976: re-released in 2000.


Woody Woodmansey's U-boat Drummer 1976-77



Screen Idols 1979

Premiere LP

Dexy's Midnight Runners 1985

Don't Stand Me Down

Art Garfunkel Tokyo Dome Gig 1988

A show held at the Tokyo Dome featuring songs from LEFTY and other standards with Nicky Hopkins on piano, Mick "Woody" Woodmansey on drums, Mickey Feat on bass, Jeffrey Jones on guitar and Rob Sabino on synthesizer. Other performers included Billy Joel, Boz Scaggs, and the Hooters.

Cybernauts 2001

Cybernauts – recorded with Trevor Bolder, Joe Elliot, Phil Collen from Def Leppard.


Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars (Dec-1973)

Starred as Himself


Other Projects



Extensive live work with all of the above

Played with Hossam Ramsey & the Masters of Percussion.


Recorded with band ‘Sueshe’

"Upsetting Beauty"

Red Handed, by Gillian Glover, released 14th May 07

3-D Future Primitive - Click to view website

Future Primitive, by 3-D (Woody and Danny Woodmansey) released 7th May 07


Recorded drums on BA Robertson's track 'The Living Years' 20th Anniversary Limited Edition. June 2009 available on iTunes


Woody plays an X7 PDP kit consisting of a 22" bass drum, 14"x5" snare, 8"x7", 10"x8", 12"x9" toms, 14"x12" floor tom and 16"x14" floor tm. White pearlescent finish.

I am endorsed by Zildjian cymbals, who give me excellent service, and currently I use  a Custom Dry Light ride 20" K series, Master Sound Hi-Hat 13" A series, A Custom Splash 12", A Custom Splash 10", A Custom Crash 17", A Custom Crash 14", Oriental China Trash 16", Azuka Latin Crash 13". I use Zildjian sticks Z4A. www.zildjian.com