Known for his passionate, never half hearted performances, McAllen has toured the UK, Poland as well as appearances in Dubai, Kenya and Rwanda. His first CD: Plug In was released in 2006. Songs from this appeared on compilation albums for a London independent record label. In March 2008 he released his second EP: "The Optical Illusion." A recent review stated this about the CD: 'A lively and expressionistic piece of music. Pete McAllen has...vibe and vigour. The material is certainly devoid of repetition. 'One Chance' is certainly a wonderous construct...McAllen swings between moody and loud with ease. A worthy addition to any collection.' Glasswerk UK. McAllen's music has received airplay on numerous stations including BBC6 Music, Alooga Radio (Germany), Premier Radio (London) as well as many local stations across the UK. People in the UK who hear McAllen's performances are getting very excited about this talented prospect.