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Does this mean more models at the gigs?Does this mean more models at the gigs?

"New York's official Coolest New Band...this might be the most contagiously energetic NYC band of the past 10 years." -- NME

"the energy is explosive."-- New York Press
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"We kind of hate these guys, to be honest, but good for them." -- The FADER

"best new rock'n'roll band in town." -- The Deli Magazine

"Effortlessly mixes two disparate styles - Joy Division's brooding, post-punk vibe and a strong dose of Dick Dale - into a jumpy, three-minute jam that's catchier the H1N1" -- Rolling Stone

"Nobody knew what was in store; not the band and certainly not those in attendance. But the first-ever show by Florida's The Drums (Jonathan Pierce of Elkland and Jacob Graham of Horse Shoes) was arguably the highlight of the final day of NYC Popfest " -- Brooklyn Vegan

"Simultaneously dipping into the sounds of '50s surf culture and Factory Records for inspiration (for reals), the result is nothing short of drive-with-the-top-down amazing." -- 'Sup Magazine

"The Drums are one of the most refreshing bands we've seen in quite a long time. They'll be HUGE...This band just knows how to write a song that shimmers and sparkles and jingles and jangles. It sounded like every song they played was a potential summer hit." -- Oh My Rockness

"a massively likable, not to mention danceable, blend of gloomy 80s pop, 90s indie-pop and 50s surf-rock" -- L Magazine

"They are teen dreamers...their post-war optimism rides on the pink, paradise island surf" -- RCRD LBL

"pigeonhole this motherfuckers" -- Coke Machine Glow

"This band was so care-free and fun to watch that I had no desire to take photos or assess them critically at all." - New York Rock Market

"From start to finish, they play a totally refreshing set that shed a bright joyful light over the entire room." - NY PRESS

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The Drums - "Let's Go Surfing" Music Video from Pheasant Plucker on Vimeo.

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