Paul Cook was drummer in legendary punk band Sex Pistols between 1975- 1978. From 1980 - 1982 Cook played in The Professionals, followed by The Chiefs of Relief (1985 - 1990).
A reunion tour of the Sex Pistols follwed in 1996 and 2002/2003.
Paul Cook is also known as drummer in Greedy Bastards (featuring Thin Lizzy members Phil Lynott, Scott Gorham, and Brian Downey).
Plus Paul Cook played as a session drummer with various acts like Bananarama, Joan Jett, The Physicals, Vic Godard, Johnny Thunders, Edwyn Collins, Sham 69, the Chiefs of Relief (which also featured ex-Bow Wow Wow guitarist Matthew Ashman), and Vic Godard.
In July 2004 Cook co-formed Man-Raze, a side project of Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen.