Drum & Live Performance Workshop Tutor
Graham Hopkins- Drum & Live Performance Workshop Tutor
Graham Hopkins was surrounded by music from an early age and began playing drums by the age of five. In 1993 he left school to join My Little Funhouse who were signed to Geffen Records, and supported the likes of Guns N' Roses and The Ramones. In 1996, Graham joined the extremely popular Northern Irish band Therapy?, recording three albums and releasing a "best of" album. Graham has also toured with Irish singer/songwriter Gemma Hayes, and released an album on Warner Bros with his own project Halite. Graham has vast live and touring experience playing with bands such as Red Hot Chili Peppers, Foo Fighters and Snow Patrol. He has played on the stage of most large festival and gigs including Slane Castle. Graham is always busy drumming live and on albums with many Irish and international artists including The Frames, The Swell Season, David Kitt, Mundy, The Reindeer Section, Josh Ritter, Jape, Q (Colm Quearney) and Ollie Cole.