The Drums

L.A. Burning: West Coast Concert Picks, July 10th To 16th

By Alyson Camus | July 10, 2023

Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit play at the Greek Theatre

The Bootleg Theater Is Closing: So Many Memories…

By Alyson Camus | June 21, 2021

It’s really a shame the Bootleg could not make it

The Drums At The Bootleg Theatre, Saturday November 9th 2019

By Alyson Camus | November 11, 2019

there was not one song that left the crowd cold.

L.A. Burning, West Coast Concert Picks, November 4th To 10th

By Alyson Camus | November 2, 2019

The Drums are playing at the Bootleg and at TROPICALIA MUSIC & TACO FESTIVAL

L.A. Burning West Coast Concert Picks, July 22nd To 28th

By Alyson Camus | July 20, 2019

The Raconteurs are at the Greek Theatre on Friday

The Drums To Release Fifth Album Brutalism Via ANTI- Tomorrow

By admin | April 5, 2019

another of their very catchy indiepop melodies


By Alyson Camus | March 30, 2019

Bad Religion are at The Roxy on Friday

Beach Goth At Los Angeles State Historic Park, Sunday August 5th 2018

By Alyson Camus | August 8, 2018

a bit more modest than last year’s 2-day extravaganza in San Pedro

The Growlers Announce Beach Goth 2018

By Alyson Camus | June 12, 2018

Beach Goth 2018 will definitely be more ‘carnival’ than ‘festival’

Coachella Has Announced Its 2018 Hip Hop-R&B Oriented Lineup

By Alyson Camus | January 2, 2018

certainly represents what kids listen to these days

The Drums Signing At Amoeba, Monday June 19th 2017

By Alyson Camus | June 20, 2017

these abysmal thoughts are entirely Jonny’s


By Alyson Camus | June 18, 2017

opening for the Black Lips

These Days: Thursday, May 4th, 2017

By Iman Lababedi | May 4, 2017


My First Day At The FYF Fest, Saturday August 22nd 2015 Review

By Alyson Camus | August 24, 2015

What are you thinking FYF fest, do you want to compete with Glastonbury or Coachella? … you were this cool DIY fest and now you are all grown up and so big. How much did you pay Kanye? More than Frank Ocean? I would like to know, as I was amazed to see that 2-day tickets were still available a few days before the festival,… which didn’t sell out?

The Drums At Amoeba, Tuesday October 14th 2014

By Alyson Camus | October 17, 2014

‘We want to have left great, conceptual, beautiful, glimmering records in the world. We’re thinking super long term, like dead-term.’ I don’t think they had these deep thoughts in mind when they were playing in Amoeba, they certainly seemed to have a good time. ‘This is a love song’

10 Songs: Saturday, August 30th, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | August 30, 2014

I Can’t Pretend – The Drums – Quirky where the Drums used to swing, this is a strange soundscape version of one of my favorite bands and while it still has the voice, it lacks the surfness and sensibility – B

Must See: The Drums At Bowery Ballroom This September 2014

By Iman Lababedi | July 19, 2014

The Drums are playing Bowery Ballroom on Saturday September 20th (and MHOW Tuesday, September 16th) and if they are half as good as they were last time, which they may well be because Jonathan is such a centerpiece to the entire scene, they should be well worth the while.