Be Your Own Pet reveal new drummer

John Eatherly is even younger then his bandmates

Nashville rockers Be Your Own Pet have revealed John Eatherly as their new drummer.

The 16 year-old is a long-time friend of the band, and is not only a member of guitarist Jonas Stein‘s side project Turbo Fruits, but is also in bassist Nathan Vasquez‘s second band Deluxin.

As previously reported on NME.COM, Eatherly replaces Jamin Orrall, who quit the band earlier this month to play with his other group JEFF and work on his family-run label Infinity Cat.


Be Your Own Pet are currently on the road with The Black Lips, ahead of a North American October tour that will see them joined by Awesome Color and Tall Firs.

The dates are as follows:

With the Black Lips

Montreal Main Hall (September 26)

New York Bowery Ballroom (28)

Brooklyn Southpaw (29)


Boston Middle East (30)

Northampton Pearl Street (October 1)

Philadelphia 1st Unitarian Church (3)

Baltimore Sonar (4)

Washington Black Cat (5)

Carrboro Cat’s Cradle (6)

Atlanta Drunken Unicorn (7)

With Awesome Color and Tall Firs

San Diego Epicentre (19)

Los Angeles Echo (20)

Pomona The Glass House (21)

Sacramento The Library (23)

San Francisco Bottom of The Hill (24)

Seattle El Corazon (26)

Vancouver Richard’s On Richards (27)

Portland Hathorne Theater (28)

With Awesome Color

Athens 40 Watt Club (November 3)

Orlando The Social (4)

Miami Studio A (5)

Tallahassee Club Downunder (7)

Birmingham Bottle Tree (8)

New Orleans Republic (9)

Houston The Mink (10)

Austin Emo’s (11)

Dallas Gypsy Tea Room (12)

Norman The Opolis (14)

Kansas City Grand Emporium (15)

St Louis Creepy Crawl (16)

Memphis Young Ave Deli (17)

Nashville The End (18)