Brad ratcliffe

Brad started drumming at age 11 and began touring by the time he was 16.  He has gone on to perform as both a session musician and full time member of acts before taking over the throne in Blood Youth; performing his first show with them at Slam Dunk 2021.   

Blood Youth emerged in 2015 and since then have been touring extensively gaining traction within the metal/hardcore world. Blood Youth have shared the road with bands such as Stone Sour, Prophets of Rage, Architects and While She Sleeps with performances at Reading & Leeds, Download and Slam Dunk festival.