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The sleeve of [a]The Drums[/a]’ second album is a family photo of a young Jonathan Pierce standing next to a middle-aged woman, probably his gran. His eyes are photoshopped red,…

If there’s anyone better than The Drums at making music so deliriously sunny and upbeat whilst simultaneously chin-draggingly glum in the lyrics department, we’d like to buy them an orange…

Along with our Albums Of The Year list, other publications have printed theirs. The likes of PJ Harvey, The Horrors and Katy B have all featured regularly. But enough of…

The Drums release their second album ‘Portamento’ on September 12th. ‘Money’ is released on September 5th.

Now that the tickets for the NME Awards Tour, featuring Two Door Cinema Club, Metronomy, Tribes and Azealia Banks, have been released, it’s time to unveil the acts for the…

“Forget Adam because he’s forgettable. He never brought anything good to this band.” Those were the words of The Drums’ Jonathan Pierce back in October 2010, when we asked him…

For it is solely fine weather that doth make the festival fine”, wrote Shakespeare in his most famous, in-no-way-entirely-fabricated play. You know, the one about a superstar lute player backstage…

The Drums’ PR popped into the office today to play us their new album ‘Portamento’, and it’s a pretty sweet affair. Fans of their eponymous debut won’t be disappointed. Following…

The Drums (Manchester)

1. The Drums – ‘Money’ If there’s anyone better than The Drums at making music so deliriously sunny and upbeat whilst simultaneously chin-draggingly glum in the lyrics department, we’d like…