Preston Heyman

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Preston Heyman
Instrument(s)drums, percussion
Years active1971–present

Preston Heyman is a British record producer, drummer and percussionist.

He is credited on the Kate Bush album Never for Ever.[1] Not too long afterwards, he was recruited to be the drummer for Atomic Rooster's reformation, and appeared on their self-titled comeback album Atomic Rooster (1980).

He played Oriental percussion instruments on the track "Blood Sucking" of Mike Oldfield's soundtrack for the film The Killing Fields, released in 1984.[2]

He played drums on the single "Wishing Well" from the 1987 album Introducing the Hardline According to Terence Trent D'Arby.[3]


  1. ^ Discography: Preston Heyman. AllMusic. Accessed December 2022.
  2. ^ "Mike Oldfield - The Killing Fields -". Retrieved 7 January 2020.
  3. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942–2004. Record Research. p. 145.