Teenage Fanclub are a Scottish alternative rock band formed in Bellshill near Glasgow in 1989. The group were founded by Norman Blake , Raymond McGinley and Gerard Love , all of whom shared lead vocals and songwriting duties until Love’s departure in 2018. As of 2019, the band’s lineup consists of Blake, McGinley, Francis Macdonald , Dave McGowan and Euros Childs .In concert, the band usually alternate among its songwriters, giving equal playing time to each one’s songs. Although often pegged as alternative rock, the group have incorporated a wide variety of elements from various music styles in their songs.Teenage Fanclub have had a succession of drummers, namely Francis Macdonald, Brendan O’Hare and Paul Quinn. Keyboardist Finlay Macdonald has also been a member. As of April 2021, the band have released eleven studio albums and two compilation albums.