This article is about the punk rock band. For the doo-wop band, see The Regents
||Washington, D.C., Baltimore, MD, Philadelphia, PA, US
||Sleepytime Trio, Maximillian Colby, Frodus, The Exploder
||David NeSmith, Drew Ringo, Jason Hamacher, Dan Evans
Regents is a punk rock band formed in 2007 by former Sleepytime Trio and Maximillian Colby guitar/vocalists Drew Ringo & David NeSmith and drummer Jason Hamacher of Frodus. Originally a keytar & drum duo called Regions, the pair recruited NeSmith's Sleepytime Trio and Maximillian Colby bandmate Drew Ringo, as well as former The Exploder bassist Dan Evans and begun playing under the name Regents.