(born Rodney Desborough Slater, 8 November 1941
, in Crowland
) was a member of the Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band
, playing saxophones
and other musical instruments
He was a founder member, staying in the band until 1970. Slater also re-appeared when the band reformed in 2006, and undertook their November touring schedule.
" Bonzo remnants running around
", a 1970 Rolling Stone
article by Charles Alverson; on Slater immediately after the end of the Bonzos.