Portland beat based trio Hustle and Drone have recently announced the release of their debut full-length album, HOLYLAND– set to drop September 2nd via Red Bull Sound Select (and now available for preorder via iTunes). To tide fans over in the meantime, they dropped album single “The Glow,” an anthemic summer jam. Today they unleash the accompanying music video, which features “high-flying, slam-dunking luchadores […], not to mention enough synthesizers to stock a Guitar Center keyboard section.” The video premiered with Entertainment Weekly, and available to post & share HERE!
Click image above to watch “The Glow” video
The trio will take to the road this summer, playing a hometown throwdown in Portland, followed by a string of Arizona shows as part of the Red Bull Sound Select Comes to Arizona tour, alongside Classixx, Superhumanoids & The Flavr Blue!
Hustle and Drone was established in February 2012, when keyboardist Ryan Neighborsleft Portugal. the Man to pursue his own songwriting. He teamed up with longtime friend Kirk Ohnstad, and the two immediately began recording & writing. Hustle and Drone released its debut, self-titled EP in July of that year. The band decided to record with producer Sonny DiPerri, which marked the beginning of HOLYLAND– spending time at beach houses & their basement in Portland in order to perfectly craft the record. In the summer of 2013, Kirk made his departure from the group- bringing in bassist Andy Black & Ryan Moore.
Stay tuned for more news from Hustle and Drone coming soon!