Alkaline Trio announce Atom Willard as their new drummer

Author Hernan Osuna - 16.6.2023

American punk rock band Alkaline Trio has hired Atom Willard as their new drummer. The group took social media to share the news.

The Chicago-based group has moved quickly to find a new drummer after the recent departure of longtime stickman Derek Grant earlier this month.

Willard is a well-known drummer who has played with several notable musical acts such as Rocket From The Crypt, Special Goodness, The Offspring, Angels & Airwaves, Danko Jones, and Against Me!, among others. He has also collaborated with Alkaline Trio‘s Matt Skiba on side projects like theHELL and, more recently, Lektron