The Drums Lash Out At Indie Collaborators As “Bad Taste”

Just as The Hives frontman, Howlin’ Pelle Almqvist had a stab at the world of rock – complaining that it “has been pretty shit for a very, very long time”, now the world of indie has its own critics. NME reports that Brooklynites, The Drums have hit out against fellow indie...

Laneway Festival – Sydney

Check out all the action at Laneway Festival in Sydney over the weekend including M83, The Horrors, Chairlift, The Drums and more!

Brisbane Laneway Problems ‘Unfortunate Situation’ Say Promoters

St Jeromes Laneway Festival kicked off in Brisbane over the weekend as the first punters in Australia were treated to sets such as The Horrors, The Drums, M83, and Washed Out. But whole event was very nearly washed out after a tropical storm threatened to derail the entire festival. Organisers...

The Drums

Before even releasing their debut LP in 2010, The Drums were already being referred to as one of the hottest bands around (NME, CMJ). Following the release of that self-titled debut, The Drums are back soon after with follow-up, Portamento including visits to Australia. Sitting in his apartment over the...

Laneway Festival 2012 Sideshows

As summer approaches we inch every lit bit closer to every hipsters wet dream, the annual Laneway Festival. In case you’ve been living under a rock the 2012 events packs quite a few punches with artists as diverse and talented as The Horrors, M83, DZ Deathrays, The Drums, Feist, and...

Kings Of Leon Should Split Up Says Drums Frontman

In an interview with ClickMusic, The Drums frontman Jonathan Pierce has called out Kings Of Leon, who The Drums recently supported, saying the band should split up and that he thought Britney Spear’s latest record was better than their songs. When asked what advice he had for the band, Pierce...

Groovin the Moo

It was a completely sold out event for Groovin’ the Moo at Bendigo’s Royal Showgrounds. This year the festival boasted a line-up of more international acts than previous years as well as a few chosen bands from this year Triple J Unearthed competition. It was a well-planned festival with two...