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Kansas drummer Ryan Pope became a member of The Get Up Kids in 1996.
The band broke up in 2005, but re-formed three years later. In the interim, Ryan and his brother, Rob, joined the band Koufax. Ryan appeared on the 2005 album, Songs Not To Get Married To, released by Reggie and the Full Effect. Pope, also, is a member of The Cavaliers and did a short stint drumming for the Lawrence, Kansas techno-indie fusion group, Roman Numerals.
The Get Up Kids released There Are Rules in 2011. Their album, Problems, was released in May of last year.
The band will perform in the U.K. in July.