Nick Kilroe

Drum Tutor

Nick started drumming at the age of 11, learning his craft via lessons with Liverpool legend Red Carter and playing around the Liverpool circuit with various bands. He formed his own band, The Black Velvets, who signed to Universal Records and Publishing, releasing their eponymous debut album in 2005 and touring the world supporting bands such as The Killers, The Who and Kings of Leon.

Across his career, Nick has played with a range of successful artists, including Miles Kane and Poltergeist, and since 2007 he has been the drummer for Liverpool band, Echo and the Bunnymen. Since joining them he has toured the world, enjoyed major festival appearances including Glastonbury, V Festival, Benicassim, Reading/Leeds and Coachella, and has appeared on television shows such as Later… With Jools Holland, the Late Show With David Letterman and Jimmy Kimmel Live!

  • Manchester, Drums