Liam Gallagher has signed up Pete Doherty‘s bassist Drew McConnell to play in his band on his upcoming solo tour.
McConnell has collaborated with Doherty for a long time and played with him in Babyshambles and under various other projects. He also has his own solo project Helsinki, he’s also fronted the musical collective Mongrel with Jon McClure and members of Arctic Monkeys.
Doherty has now told the Daily Star that he’s experiencing “stressification on the band front, [with] Drew playing bass guitar for Liam Gallagher’s new tour.”
Source: Daily Star