Related Information for Drones The Drones were a punk rock band from Manchester, England. For a period of time, the band were produced and managed by Paul MorleyFormed in Manchester in 1975, the band started out as a pub rock outfit called Rockslide and released a single called "Roller Coaster". When this failed to make an impact, they reinvented themselves as a punk rock band. The band developed a local rivalry with the emerging band the Buzzcocks, but failed to match the success of their rivals outside of t.. read more