Gig Preview: The Drums – UK Tour

THE DRUMS have revealed dates for an exclusive UK winter tour. The indie-pop band will play just 5 dates across 5 different cities in October 2017. The highly anticipated album ‘Abysmal Thoughts’ is due June 16th.

Beginning the tour at Bristol Thekla on October 2nd, The Drums will end their tour at London’s O2 Shepherds Bush Empire on October 7th. 

Visiting Glasgow Arts School and Manchester Gorilla along the way, it is a perfect opportunity for fans to catch the elusive band for the first time in nearly 4 years. The band recently released ‘Blood Under My Belt’. Laden with punchy drum machines, treble guitars, and relaxed electronics, frontman Jonny Pierce pleads for acceptance but not quite forgiveness.

Having cemented themselves as one of indie pop’s most exciting and sought after acts around. Their upcoming record is reported to take listeners beyond their usual 50’s surf sound, with Kraftwerk and Björk noted as two major influences.

Preorder ‘Abysmal Thoughts’ here: