Steve Grantley

Steve Grantley is a British drummer who plays for Stiff Little Fingers, RTZed and formerly The Alarm.

Between 1982 and 1987 he played drums for Jake Burns and the Big Wheel. He has also worked with Alicia Keys, Julian Lennon and with the bands Eighth Wonder and The Clash. He has also written two books; one about the 70’s rock band Slade, and another about The Who called ‘Who By Numbers‘ which is the story behind every Who song.

Steve Grantley has written songs for The Alarm and Stiff Little Fingers including the critically acclaimed ‘Don’t Mind Me‘ on SLF‘s 2014’s ‘No Going Back‘ album.

He presently drums for Stiff Little Fingers and is vocalist and songwriter for RT-Zed who in 2013 released the album ‘Zed Head‘.


  • Cease And Desist
  • Exit / No Way Out
  • In The Beauty Of My Surroundings
  • It’s Alright It’s Okay
  • Something’s Got To Give
  • My Town
  • Over
  • Superchannel
  • The Thought Police
  • Think Again (Everything You Know Is Wrong)
  • This Is The Life (Get Used To It)
  • This Is The Way We Are
  • Without A Fight
  • Zero
  • Still Burning
  • Forty Five RPM
  • I Waited
  • Don’t Mind Me
  • Plastic Carrier Bags