Foster the People is an American indie pop band formed in Los Angeles, California in 2009. The group is composed of Mark Foster (vocals, keyboards, piano, synthesizers, guitar, programming, percussion), Cubbie Fink (bass and backing vocals), and Mark Pontius (drums, extra percussion). The group's music, described as melodic dance-infused pop and rock, spans many genres.
Foster The People = AWESOME They write great indie songs with even better messages. For instance, many people have been asking what we should do about gun violence in America. Suffice to say that listening to "Pumped Up Kicks" might give you an idea.