1. Foster The People On Following Up A Breakthrough: 'I Was at War with Myself'

    March 26, 2014 2:21 PM EDT For Foster The People, the antidote to writer's block was hiding on the coast of Morocco. "There's something mystical that floats in the air there," says frontman/multi-instrumentalist Mark Foster, calling in from somewhere between France and London on the band's…

  2. 'Voice' Runner-Up Dia Frampton Works With Kid Cudi, Foster The People For Raw Debut

    November 29, 2011 2:25 PM EST During one of his first promotional gigs for the second season of NBC's "The Voice," Blake Shelton couldn't stop talking about the effect that his charges, Dia Frampton and Xenia , had on him in season one. His job was to mentor a singer -- it turned out to be Frampton --…

  3. Foster The People Weird Out In 'Call It What You Want' Video

    November 01, 2011 5:20 PM EDT Still riding high on the success of breakout single "Pumped Up Kicks," which peaked at No. 3 on the Hot 100, Foster The People are exploring stranger territory with their new video. Foster the People Give 'Pumped Up' Performance on 'SNL': Watch The clip for "…

  4. Foster the People: How a Free Download Begat a Business

    October 03, 2011 12:00 PM EDT March 2010. Brent Kredel, an artist manager at Los Angeles' Monotone, receives a panicked phone call from a local musician who he'd befriended a year earlier. The call was from Mark Foster, leader of then-unknown L.A.-based rock band Foster the People . A few months earlier, the…

  5. Foster the People Attracts Hipsters, Moms with 'Pumped Up Kicks' Single

    May 19, 2011 2:13 PM EDT Los Angeles' Foster the People has only one single, "Pumped Up Kicks," under its belt, and already frontman Mark Foster has noticed an unusual assortment of fans cropping up: "At our shows, there are a lot of hipster kids dancing, people who dress cool. Then there are…