Thursday 29 November 2012, 12:53 | By

The Drums’ Jonny Pierce talks “self-indulgent” solo debut

Releases

Jonny Pierce

The Drums’ own Jonny Pierce has been moonlighting as a solo artist; and now wants us all to appreciate that he has a self-penned and mastered debut LP on its way.

A modest Pierce, who is now ‘teasing’ the record via new track ‘I Didn’t Realise’, has this to say: “Some might say it’s strange for a man to bare his soul the way I do on this album, but I wanted to do something that exposed me for who I am even more so than anything I have done with The Drums… I wanted to be as self-indulgent as possible with this album. This is pop done the way I think it should be done”.

And with that, this is Pierce’s (apparently) exemplary new pop hit ‘I Didn’t Realise’:

OR READ MORE ABOUT: |

  • Line-up for the July edition of The CMU Podcast: Live announced
  • Key YouTube music man steps down
  • Pharrell Williams seeks summary judgement in his favour in ‘Blurred Lines’ dispute
  • Duran Duran sue their own fanclub
  • Eels frontman to receive freedom of the City Of London
  •