The Drums - Portamento
Critic Score
Based on 19 reviews
2011 Ratings: #701 / 895
User Score
Based on 44 ratings
2011 Ratings: #125
September 13, 2011 / Release Date
LP / Format
Moshi Moshi / Island / Label
Indie Rock / Genres
Your Review


Consequence of Sound

Outside of a few iconic moments ... there’s far too much of the same zipper-lined guitar work and push-play percussion.

Beats Per Minute

I just wish The Drums would have tried to experiment and push the boundaries of the genre, instead of championing their predecessors.

Mar 22, 2016
Estential Tracks - Book of Revelation // What You Were // Money // Hard to Love // I Don't Know How to Love // Please Don't Leave // If He Likes It Let Him Do it
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Track List
  1. Book of Revelation 
  2. Days 
  3. What You Were 
  4. Money 
  5. Hard to Love 
  6. I Don't Know How to Love 
  7. Searching for Heaven 
  8. Please Don't Leave
  9. If He Likes It Let Him Do It
  10. I Need a Doctor 
  11. In the Cold 
  12. How It Ended
Contributions By
thisisabtlgrnd, patton, erik, Alex69

Added on: July 13, 2011