We Were Promised Jetpacks is a Scottish indie rock band from Edinburgh, formed in 2003. The band consists of Adam Thompson (vocals, guitar), Michael Palmer (guitar), Sean Smith (bass), and Darren Lackie (drums). Stuart McGachan (keyboards, guitar) was briefly in the band from 2013 to 2015.

The band's debut album, These Four Walls, was released on 15 June 2009 on Fat Cat Records. In October 2011 the band released their second full-length album, In the Pit of the Stomach. They released E Rey: Live in Philadelphia, a recording of the last show of their 2012 tour, in February 2014. The band's third album, Unravelling was released in October 2014.

The band cites label mates, Frightened Rabbit and The Twilight Sad, as influences, alongside Biffy Clyro's early material.

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Year Title RatingReleases
2009 These Four Walls 3
2011 In the Pit of the Stomach 2
2014 Unravelling 2

Album + Live

Year Title RatingReleases
2014 E Rey - Live in Philadelphia 1


Year Title RatingReleases
2009 Quiet Little Voices 1
2009 Roll Up Your Sleeves 1
2011 Medicine 1


Year Title RatingReleases
2010 The Last Place You’ll Look 1

EP + Live

Year Title RatingReleases
2010 Anything to Get Us Worked Up Again: Daytrotter Studio, Rock Island, IL, USA 1
2012 Outdoor Stage On Sixth, Austin, TX, USA 1

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