TV Priest
at Rough Trade in June 2022
at Rough Trade in June 2022
Background information
OriginLondon, England
Years active2019-present
LabelsSub Pop
  • Charlie Drinkwater
  • Alex Sprogis
  • Nic Bueth
  • Ed Kelland

TV Priest are an English rock band formed in London in 2019. The band consists of Charlie Drinkwater (vocals), Nic Bueth (bass and keyboard), Alex Sprogis (guitar), Ed Kelland (drums).


They signed to Sub Pop after only having played one gig in an industrial freezer in November 2019, with other concerts cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.[1][2] Their debut album, Uppers, was released on 5 February 2021 by Sub Pop.[3][4] On the 17 June 2022, their second album My Other People was released by Sub Pop.[5]

Musical style

The band's music style has been associated with punk rock and related genre post-punk.[6]


  • Charlie Drinkwater – vocals
  • Alex Sprogis – guitar
  • Nic Bueth – bass and keyboards
  • Ed Kelland – drums


Studio albums


  • "House of York" (2020, Hand in Hive)
  • "Runner Up" (2020, Hand in Hive)
  • "This Island" (2020, Sub Pop)
  • "Slideshow" (2020, Sub Pop)
  • "Decoration" (2020, Sub Pop)
  • "Press Gang" (2021, Sub Pop)
  • "Lifesize" (2021, Sub Pop)
  • "One Easy Thing" (2022, Sub Pop)
  • "Bury Me in My Shoes" (2022, Sub Pop)
  • "Limehouse Cut" (2022, Sub Pop)
  • "It Was Beautiful" (2022, Sup Pop)