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Mark Pontius

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Birthday
3, 1985
Birthplace
Orlando, FL
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
3, 1985 (age 34)
Birthplace
Orlando, FL

About

Famous as the drummer of the Los Angeles indie band Foster The People. He released the Grammy-nominated single "Pumped Up Kicks" with the group in 2011. His band's albums include Torches and Supermodel.

Before Fame

Before joining Foster the People, he performed with a Florida based group called Malbec. His recordings with Malbec include an EP titled Double O Buffalo and the singles "Story of a Broken Heart" and "In the End."

Trivia

In early 2015, he used his Twitter profile as a platform for raising funds for a Los Angeles charity called Mercy for Animals.

Family Life

He and his sister Rebecca were raised in Orlando, Florida. He has been in a relationship with designer Caroline Walkup.

Associated With

He and bassist Cubbie Fink both rose to fame as members of Foster the People.