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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 »
Last night our STEREO★GUN collaboration with PopGun Booking went down on both floors of Santos Party House. Sometime from when we organized it, to the actual happening, people got especially…   Read Story »
That's correct: The STEREO★GUN: All Night Long CMJ event is a little more than 24 hours away, but it feels like we're announcing it for the first time now that we can finally reveal romantic…   Read Story »
Every autumn NYC's week-long college music marathon is a great excuse for radio promoters and DSLR-toting bloggers to hobnob with famous publicists. Those who attend on official CMJ bizness even…   Read Story »
Riding the wave of success from their debut album Astro Coast, Surfer Blood stopped by Los Angeles with co-headliner the Drums who have reconvened to a four member band. The Young Friends rounded out…   Read Story »
Yesterday the Drums were referencing '50s and '60s girl groups in their "Down By The Water" video. Today they continue the nostalgia in a different vein via a live, '80s-ready cover of Arcade Fire's…   Read Story »
When I posted “Down By The Water,” I wondered aloud how Jonathan Pierce would robot dance to the track, the Drums' most balladic, down-tempo moment. The answer arrives via the track's stylishly…   Read Story »