Primal Scream are a Scottish alternative rock band originally formed in 1982 in Glasgow by Bobby Gillespie (vocals) and Jim Beattie. The current lineup consists of Gillespie, Andrew Innes (guitar), Martin Duffy (keyboards), Simone Butler (bass) and Darrin Mooney (drums). Barrie Cadogan has toured and recorded with the band since 2006 as a replacement after the departure of guitarist Robert "Throb" Young.
The band is renowned for the frequent change of music style, from indie pop, indie rock, classic rock to alternative rock with electronic influences.
Their 1991 album Screamadelica broke the band into the mainstream. Their latest album More Light was released on 13 May 2013.