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The Drums at the Fonda Theatre shot by Danielle Gornbein
Photos: Nothing “Abysmal” about The Drums’ performance at Fonda Theatre

The Fonda Theatre in Hollywood was a packed house for three consecutive nights this past weekend for  none other than The Drums. We caught Friday night’s show and let me just say, it was incredible. Frontman Jonny Pierce never disappoints. The indie-pop crazers brought their latest tour in support of their newest and fourth record, […]

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Photos: FYF Fest Saturday with Princess Nokia, King Krule, A Tribe Called Quest, The Drums, Frank Ocean

The early birds on Saturday at FYF FEST were in for a treat with Jonathan Richman and Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 opening the Club and Lawn Stage. Jonathan Richman set the good vibes under the shade at The Club stage with his theatric and comedic set. Meanwhile at the Lawn, thirteen musicians were crammed […]

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The Drums and Jay Som make winning combo at The Glass House, Pomona

Pomona was the place to be on this past Wednesday night. The ever classy Jay Som began the evening with their glossy and fine slow jams. Songwriter and lead of the Oakland-based band, Melina Duarte is no stranger to recent buzz with Grimy Goods. I last caught her vinyl release show at the Echo in December […]

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The Drums pack The Observatory with brilliant performance

With a vibrant medley of sounds ranging from indie-pop to new wave, The Drums packed The Observatory this past Sunday for a show that won’t soon be forgotten. Performing fan favorites such as “Money,” and newer songs from their 2014 release Encyclopedia, The Drums rattled the walls of The Observatory. As my first time seeing […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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The Drums’ sunset FYF Fest performance packs Lawn stage

Brooklyn indie poppers The Drums packed The Lawn Stage at FYF Fest on Saturday as the sun started coming down. The performance was chock full of great #WhitePeopleDancing material and you could tell a lot of people were really starting to feel themselves — whether it be due to the awesome tunes or surroundings or some […]

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Beach Goth 3 unravels at The Observatory with its biggest and best lineup yet

Foxygen Every 15-20 years, Orange County blows up in an eruption of young bands. Young bands who become tastemakers for the rest of the country, their generation and indeed, the world. What is it about Orange County that spawns these movements? Is it the suburban setting and overflow of empty garages, which demand to be […]

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Photos – Jubilee Music & Arts Festival (Day Two – Saturday)

We already posted our photo gallery from day one of the Jubilee Music & Arts Festival, and now our day two photos from the Jublee are ready for your viewing pleasure. Check out our photo gallery featuring : The Drums, Fool’s Gold, The Dead Ships, Tapioca and the Flea, No, Cayucas, and DWNTWN. Photography: Monique […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to The Drums with IO Echo at the Echoplex (Oct. 18, 2011)

Riding high on the studded heels of their newest album (released Sept. 6 of this year) The Drums deliver their lacy brand of unabashed pop to L.A.’s door step. The Drums will be arriving at the Echoplex Tuesday, October 18 and joined by IO Echo (who just opened for Jane’s Addiction), the darkly dreaming twins with static tunes. […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to The Drums and Surfer Blood at the Glass House

CONTEST CLOSED Very fun show ahead! You’d be a knuckle head not to enter this contest. Win tickets to The Drums with Surfer Blood and the The Young Friends at The Glass House on Tuesday, September 28th! Here’s How You Win Tickets! (follow all the directions below and include everything that is asked of you, […]

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New Video: “Down By The Water” by The Drums

We’ve been listening to their self-titled debut album for quite some time now and totally dig on their fusion of 50s and 60s pop gems amongst other aural delights. With that sweet and classic boy band/girl group sound from yesteryear, The Drums have released a new video for their song “Down By The Water.” For […]

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