BIMM Brighton alumni

An impressive mix of talent & hard work

Our BIMM Brighton graduates have been working hard at taking the music world by storm.

Have a browse and find out why we’re proud of each and every one of them.


So far 2016 has seen former BIMM Brighton Guitar student James Bay nominated for 3 Grammys and 4 Brit Awards. He’s been nominated...

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Tom Odell

A former BIMM Brighton student, Tom worked closely with Head of Vocals, Kate Cameron, and Head of Songwriting, Ian Sillett,...

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Multimillion-selling indie-poppers The Kooks began as students at BIMM, forming as a band in 2002 in Brighton. Their 2006 debut...

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Having studied for a Drum diploma at Tech Music School (now BIMM London), Debbie enrolled at BIMM Brighton for a...

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Ryan Burnett

Ryan moved from Manchester to Brighton when he was 17 to study Vocals at BIMM – courtesy of a scholarship...

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Fickle Friends

Fickle Friends made an almost seamless transition from ‘promising Brighton band’ to ‘hotly-tipped up-and-comers’ once they finished their studies at...

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Jonny Coote is a talented multi-instrumentalist, MD, producer and songwriter. Over the past 5 years he has worked with a...

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Thom Mills

Skinny Lister drummer Thom Mills is a drums graduate from BIMM Brighton and has played with the band since 2014. Skinny...

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As live drummer for Two Door Cinema Club, BIMM graduate Ben has toured the globe several times, performing at a...

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