Luke Philpott (Astro Firs)
Luke Philpott, who started playing the drums at 11 years old, is one quarter of the four piece ´Astro Firs´. Astro Firs are a young band who have recently signed to B Unique Records, (Kaiser Chiefs, The Automatic, Twang, Primal Scream), and are managed by Supervision Management, (Kaiser Chiefs, Franz Ferdinand, The Cribs, White Lies). Their first singles are due for release late October 2009 following which they will undertake a National Tour. Astro Firs have already toured with The Automatic and Air Traffic and have also supported bands such as The Enemy, The Twang, Idlewild, The Subways, etc. 2009/2010 should prove to be a very busy year for the band.