Nic (Dominic) Murcott took the drumseat in Blurt since the album "The Body Live!" and stayed on to both "The Kenny Roger's Greatest Hit" albums.
Just before recording "Pagan Strings" he left to be replaced with Paul Wigens again and he returned to record and tour the "Magic Moments" album.
Nic took his master degree at Goldsmiths College Of Music in composition and is now head of the department of composition at Trinity College in London.
At present he also is a member of The High Llamas
Some more info on Nic here