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I feel a bit bad for any music video that debuted within 24 hours of Beyoncé's "Countdown." The Drums' new video for the theatrically sad "How It Ended" features frontman Jonathan Pierce walking…   Read Story »
You've streamed the Drums' new record, Portamento, and now lead singer Jonny Pierce offers us a virtual mixtape's worth of tunes that influenced the Portamento's sounds and songs. Here's…   Read Story »
Portamento, the sophomore album from New York twee-wavers the Drums, is out 9/13 on Frenchkiss. And right now, 3VOOR12 is streaming the whole album (via We All Want Someone To Shout For). If that's…   Read Story »
The Drums uncork another new song, "What You Were," in the first installment of the Visiomento live performance series, which is clearly channeling a parking lot surveillance cam aesthetic. But, I'm…   Read Story »
M. Blash directed the video for "Money," the first single from the Drums' sophomore release Portamento. Check it out below. Portamento is out 9/12 via Island.   Read Story »
The Drums are releasing their sophomore album Portamento in September. Take a listen to the jittery first single "Money." The Drums - Money by WorkItMedia Portamento tracklist: 01 "Book Of…   Read Story »
The 10th annual 'Roo is underway. Here are Randy Cremean's great pics of some of the notable sets from the first two days of this year's fest in beautiful, boiling Manchester, TN. Featuring Sleigh…   Read Story »
"Me And The Moon," in its original form, felt frantic underneath singer Jonathan Pierce's pleas. Matthew Dear's remix is way more Matthew Dear like, i.e., this version is collected, slower paced. And…   Read Story »
Jessica pointed out that the “Me And The Moon” video draws out "the loneliness and isolation" of a number of the Drums's songs via the band members' decision not to interact in the clip. Twin…   Read Story »
The Drums put the begging, pleading lyrics of "Me And The Moon" to some pretty moon projections for this video. The band members don't really interact in this clip (frontman Jonathan Pierce does some…   Read Story »