5 Drummerszone artists - Graham Hopkins

Graham Hopkins
Ireland
Graham Hopkins plays drums with Dolores O'Riordan, who is also known as frontwoman of The Cranberries.

In 2007 he stepped in to help out fellow DW endorsee John Quinn of Snow Patrol, who had broken his arm. Graham filled in on the bands seven-week international tour.

Graham Hopkins joined the popular Northern Irish band Therapy? in 1996 and recording three albums that sold in excess of 2 million copies.

He has also played with Irish singer/songwriter and Mercury Prize nominee, Gemma Hayes, as well as his own band Halite, which opened the famous Slane Castle festival.

Born and raised in Ireland to the sounds of Dixieland jazz, Ive been playing drums since childhood. Currently, Im busy playing with Glen Hansard, the Oscar-winning Swell Season and The Frames, amongst others. Ive toured and recorded with a large variety of artists including Snow Patrol, Therapy? and Dolores ORiordan.