The Drums
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Reviews // 6 Articles
Blogs // 6 Articles
Media // 5 Articles

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I'll Fight for Your Life: An Interview with the Drums
18 Jun 2017 // 10:00 PM

He seemed to lose a band member with each passing album, and then a big breakup made him rethink things. Jonny Pierce turned all of that into an album some are calling The Drums' best.

Part 1: From Admiral Radley to Glasser
18 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

The three-day 2010 edition of Slipped Discs kicks off with the folk rock of Blitzen Trapper, the collaboration of David Byrne and Fatboy Slim, the timeless pop of Crowded House, the brilliant hip-hop of Drake, and many more. All records that missed our top 70 list last year.


The Drums: "Abysmal Thoughts"
23 Jun 2017 // 4:24 AM

With "Abysmal Thoughts", the Drums have made a record that is emotionally powerful, disarming in its honesty, and unexpectedly fun.

Soda Shop: Soda Shop
10 Sep 2015 // 7:00 AM

Sad that summer's over? Feeling blue? Soda Shop may be the place for you.


The Drums - "Blood Under My Belt" (Singles Going Steady)
28 Apr 2017 // 5:40 AM

Imagine a group of sullen kids dressed in black discovering Pet Sounds and you've got the general idea.

The Drums - "There Is Nothing Left" (video)
14 Aug 2015 // 6:15 AM

“There Is Nothing Left” is one of Encyclopedia's magnificently melodramatic pop bangers.

//Mixed media

TIFF 2017: 'The Shape of Water'

// Notes from the Road

"The Shape of Water comes off as uninformed political correctness, which is more detrimental to its cause than it is progressive.

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