Artist Profile: FOSTER THE PEOPLE


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BLOG: OUT AND ABOUT: FOSTER THE PEOPLE AT UNITED PALACE THEATRE
Foster The People's latest tour stop in support of their recent release, "Supermodel," landed for two nights at New York's prestigious United Palace Theatre....
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BLOG: OUT AND ABOUT: FOSTER THE PEOPLE AT MUSIC HALL OF WILLIAMSBURG
Last night Foster The People threw a release party for their excellent second album Supermodel at Music Hall of Williamsburg and they crashed it....
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BLOG: FOSTER THE PEOPLE OFFER STRANGELY SPACEY 'PSEUDOLOGIA FANTASTICA'
Foster The People shared "Pseudologia Fantastica", the second single off their forthcoming, sophomore record Super Model....
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BLOG: FOSTER THE PEOPLE INDULGE IN EDM COVERING CALVIN HARRIS
Foster The People are taking a ride on the EDM cover tsunami as they tackle Calvin Harris' "Under Control" for Zane Lowe's BBC Radio One....
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BLOG: FOSTER THE PEOPLE UNVEIL NEW ALBUM, SHARE 'COMING OF AGE' SINGLE
Prior to the clock striking midnight on New Year's Eve, Foster the People unleashed a surprise trailer for their yet-to-be-announced Torches follow-up....
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BLOG: FOSTER THE PEOPLE TEASE NEW MATERIAL FOR 2014
Foster The People are pumpin' up their kicks for a return to the indie pop limelight in 2014. After releasing their breakout record Torches in 2011, Mark Foster and co....
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BLOG: OUT AND ABOUT: FOSTER THE PEOPLE, THE KOOKS, AND KIMBRA AT CENTRAL PARK
Last night Foster The People were joined by openers The Kooks and Kimbra for a wildly varied show at Central Park in New York City....
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BLOG: MP3: KIMBRA, MARK FOSTER, AND A-TRAK
The Converse 'Three Artists. One Song' series has had it's highs and lows, but all of the songs thus far kind of embodied this feeling of structure-less momentum that instead of utilizing climaxes, hooks, and the usual color of a song, felt very linear and flat (no matter how exciting the components)....
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BLOG: LATE NIGHT: FOSTER THE PEOPLE
We're mid-lull for late night shenanigans, but a few nifty appearances have kept us from going through withdrawal....
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BLOG: NEW MUSIC VIDEO: FOSTER THE PEOPLE
The new music video for Foster the People's "Don't Stop (Color On The Walls)" features a driving test gone terribly wrong....
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BLOG: NEW MUSIC VIDEO: FOSTER THE PEOPLE
Things get weird as Foster The People show us the darker side of wealth and opulence in their new music video for the track "Call It What You Want....
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BLOG: WATCH: FOSTER THE PEOPLE ON SNL
In case you were busy carousing at your local watering hole, we've collected some cuts of Foster The People playing Saturday Night Live last week....
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BLOG: WATCH: FOSTER THE PEOPLE GO ACOUSTIC
Foster The People proves that they can easily shift from hypercatchy electro-pop to soft acoustics in a live performance of "Pumped Up Kicks....
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BLOG: THE HOOKUP: FOSTER THE PEOPLE
Enjoying our Foster The People concert video? The band sounds just as good on their debut album Torches, which we've been spinning it nonstop since the band wowed us at Music Hall....
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BLOG: NOW PLAYING: FOSTER THE PEOPLE
A warning for all those eager to queue up our latest concert release: Foster The People are the kind of band that will completely embarrass you if you think no one is watching (because someone is always watching)....
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BLOG: VIDEO INTERVIEW: FOSTER THE PEOPLE
Celeb crushes, desired super powers, shameless i-pod playlists... Foster The People's Mark Foster, Cubbie Fink, and Mark Pontius cover it all in this interview alongside the East River on a beautiful afternoon earlier this summer....
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BLOG: WATCH: FOSTER THE PEOPLE "HELENA BEAT"
The concept of the new music video for Foster the People's second single "Helena Beat" is described by lead singer Mark Foster as "Lord of the Flies meets Mad Max....
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BLOG: THAT'S A WRAP: FOSTER THE PEOPLE
Photos by Joe Puglisi Although their debut Torches had barely had time to ignite since its May release date, Foster The People played with a bravado befitting a stadium-status banger-fueled veteran....
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BLOG: LATE NIGHT: FOSTER THE PEOPLE
To celebrate the release of their recently released LP, Torches, Foster The People performed the single "Pumped Up Kicks", last night, on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno....
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BLOG: ALBUM REVIEW: FOSTER THE PEOPLE
Torches arrives just in time to elevate Foster The People from promise to potency. They are a near perfect hybrid of early MGMT and 2011 trend, certainly enough to be put on the radio and every respectable multi-stage bill this summer....
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BLOG: STREAM: FOSTER THE PEOPLE REMIX
Foster the People's heavily hyped single "Pumped Up Kicks", has been given a glittery, throwback remix by the DiscoTech mastermind, Gigamesh....
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BLOG: OUT AND ABOUT: FOSTER THE PEOPLE
Foster The People continued their hot streak (coming off some buzzy sets at SXSW) by packing The Knitting Factory on Saturday night....
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ALBUM REVIEW: FOSTER THE PEOPLE TORCHES
Torches arrives just in time to elevate Foster The People from promise to potency. They are a near perfect hybrid of early MGMT and 2011 trend, certainly enough to be put on the radio and every respectable multi-stage bill this summer....
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FEATURE: AN INTERVIEW WITH FOSTER THE PEOPLE
Over the past couple of years, a collection of tunes developed among a trio of friends who intended nothing other than to express a love and enjoyment for music, never realizing the mounting buzz that they were about to face....
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CLICK BAIT: FOSTER THE PEOPLE ANNOUNCE 2012 TOUR
Foster The People plan on keeping their amazing hot streak going by announcing tour dates for the spring and summer of 2012....
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CLICK BAIT: FOSTER THE PEOPLE DEBUT IN THE TOP 10
Foster The People recently dropped their much anticipated debut record Torches. With over 30,000 records sold in the first week, and a #2 single on Alternative Radio ("Pumped Up Kicks"), the band boasts a top 10 chart debut as well as a sold-out summer tour....
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Artist Bio

Indie rock trio Foster the People make atmospheric, psychedelic, and dance-oriented pop. Formed in Los Angeles in 2009, the band features keyboardist/guitarist/vocalist Mark Foster, bassist Cubbie Fink, and drummer Mark Pontius. The trio's single "Pumped Up the Kicks" received significant airplay on KROQ in 2010, and the band quickly began receiving significant online attention. They released a self-titled EP in January of 2011 which featured the song.
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