||Earl Acton Falconer
23 January 1959 |
Meriden, Warwickshire, England
Earl Acton Falconer (born 23 January 1959 in Meriden, Warwickshire) is an English bass player and singer, currently working with the reggae band, UB40. Falconer also co-founded the bass music label Circus Records alongside Flux Pavilion, Doctor P and DJ Swan-E.
Early life and career
Falconer attended St. Benedict's junior school and Mosely Road School of Art. He was an unemployed plasterer at the time of UB40's formation.
In 1988 he was imprisoned for six months as a result of a car accident that killed his brother Pablo Falconer, who was also the band's producer.