Joe Knights

Joe Knights

- Crystal Tides
"Super honoured to be a part of the huge legacy that is Premier Drums. They sound and look incredible and never fail to excite me every time I sit behind the kit"

Joe Knights is a Hampshire based musician who has spent the last few years playing drums in Crystal Tides. This has taken him to prestigious stages at Victorious festival, Kendal Calling, and venues like Koko (London).

Crystal Tides are an indie rock band hailing from the coastal city of Portsmouth, United Kingdom. Formed in the vibrant music scene of this historic naval town, the band’s catchy melodies, lively performances, and heartfelt lyrics have captivated a devoted following.

They have continued their success with multiple sold out shows, played UK tours/festivals & received multiple Radio 1 plays to demonstrate this bands potential. Drawing inspiration from bands like Arctic Monkeys, The Wombats, and Catfish and The Bottlemen, their music combines catchy hooks, infectious guitar riffs, and anthemic choruses that leave listeners singing along.

Live Highlights:

  • Played multiple festivals including: Truck, Tramlines, Kendal Calling, Victorious, Live at Leeds, Isle of Wight Festival, SoundCity & 110 Above
  • Supported bands across the UK including Sundara Karma, The Hoosiers, Twin Atlantic, The Sherlocks & The Snuts.
  • Sold out show at Omeara, London.
  • Sold out shows at Wedgewood Rooms, Portsmouth.
  • Sold out show at Engine Rooms, Southampton.

Joe plays:

Genista Maple in Pistachio

  • 12″ x 8″ Rack Tom
  • 16″ x 16″ Floor Tom
  • 20″ x 16″ Bass Drum
  • 14″ x 5.5″ Snare Drum