The Joy Formidable
Past Band Members
- Justin Stahley - Drums & Percussion
Association with Mansun
Influenced by the band, which led them to ask Paul Draper if he would be interested in working with them.
Collaboration with Paul Draper
Paul has worked with The Joy Formidable on previous works, but Paul heard through a mysterious grapevine that the band wanted Paul Draper to sing on Greyhounds in the Slips.
According to an interview between Ritzy and an online magazine called Dots & Dashes Ritzy was amongst friends and was talking about great vocalists where Ritzy exclaimed I fucking love Paul Draper's voice. One thing led to another and Paul was on board to help out.
Performing at the KoKo with Paul
Ritzy Bryan told the NME.
Ritzy also stated in an NME interview that (Paul) Draper is an "amazing talent".
Paul sang vocals and played guitar in a live performance of the song with TJF live at the KOKO closing the Emerge NME Radar Tour in London on the 14th October 2010.
|Live Performance with Paul Draper|
- Ritzy Interviewed by Dots and Dashes (6th December 2009). Dots & Dashes. Retrieved 2015-09-22 from dotsanddashes.co.uk.
- TJF talk about coaxing Paul Draper to perform at KoKo (14th October 2010). NME. Retrieved 2010-09-30 from nme.com.
- The Joy Formidable and Paul Draper to perform at KoKo (14th October 2010). NME. Retrieved 2015-09-16 from nme.com.