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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Today has been a blessed day. Why, you ask? Because #FyreFest is trending on Twitter and the memes are good. We all woke up thinking…
Stereogum | April 28, 2017 - 5:32 pm

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Q&A: Natalie Prass On Her Next Album, Playing Festivals, & Loving The War On Drugs

Natalie Prass' self-titled debut is an equal parts giddy and dour testament to the often-devastating power of love. It's a massive album, desperate and joyful…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 11, 2015 - 2:57 pm

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5 Memorable Sets From Bonnaroo 2015 Saturday

Saturday at Bonnaroo can sometimes be a tricky thing. While you're in the thick of the weekend and things can get a little crazy around…
Ryan Leas | June 14, 2015 - 5:52 pm

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The War On Drugs Announce World Tour

It won't be long now. Today, the War On Drugs have officially released last week's Record Store Day single, the 11-minute sprawl "Thinking Of A
Chris DeVille | April 28, 2017 - 10:17 am

The War On Drugs – “Thinking Of A Place”

Tomorrow, for Record Store Day, the War On Drugs will release a 12" single of a new song called "Thinking Of A Place." It's their…
Tom Breihan | April 21, 2017 - 9:32 am

The War On Drugs Tease New Music

Philly sunset rockers the War On Drugs have been pretty quiet since the release of their 2014 stunner Lost In The Dream. But this Saturday,…
Tom Breihan | April 20, 2017 - 9:19 am

Hear Three Songs From Nightlands’ I Can Feel the Night Around Me

The War On Drugs bassist Dave Hartley has an spacey choral project called Nightlands, and he's releasing his third album under the name in a…
James Rettig | March 29, 2017 - 5:06 pm

The War On Drugs Releasing New Single “Thinking Of A Place” On Record Store Day

Following the release of 2014's excellent Lost In The Dream, Philly rockers the War On Drugs signed a two-album deal with Atlantic Records. Now, after…
Pranav Trewn | March 21, 2017 - 2:18 pm

Hear Grateful Dead Covers By The War On Drugs, Courtney Barnett, The National, Phosphorescent + Jenny Lewis, And Bruce Hornsby + DeYarmond Edison

The National revealed the tracklist for their massive Grateful Dead tribute compilation Day Of The Dead last week, and now they've unveiled five songs from…
Chris DeVille | March 24, 2016 - 7:21 am

The National Reveal Massive Grateful Dead Tribute Tracklist Feat. The War On Drugs, Jenny Lewis, Flaming Lips, & Many More

The long-gestating Grateful Dead compilation album curated by Aaron and Bryce Dessner of the National will at last be released this May. The comp is…
Michelle Laggan | March 17, 2016 - 9:59 am

Mark Kozelek Teases El-P Collab, Elliott Smith Cover, Piano/Vocal Album Feat. Mike Patton

Mark Kozelek followed his tumultuous 2014 with a tempestuous 2015, but as Kozelek tells it, 2015 has been "a wonderful year of playing music." So…
Chris DeVille | December 8, 2015 - 1:59 pm

Watch The TV On The Radio & The War On Drugs Episode Of Austin City Limits

Earlier this week, we premiered TV On The Radio's performance of "Winter" on the PBS live music show Austin City Limits, and The War On…
Grace Birnstengel | November 8, 2015 - 2:36 pm

Watch The War On Drugs Perform “Under The Pressure” On Austin City Limits (Stereogum Premiere)

Since releasing one of the very best albums of 2014, Lost In The Dream, the War On Drugs have been touring tirelessly and making the…
Peter Helman | November 6, 2015 - 9:22 am

AKASE – “Under The Pressure” (The War On Drugs Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

AKASE is Harry Agius (AKA bass music producer Midland) and Robbie Redway. The Leeds duo specializes in dark, atmospheric electronic pop tracks with a sharp…
Chris DeVille | November 5, 2015 - 9:38 am

Report From Flow Festival 2015

Though it originally started as a tiny, local, more jazz-focused festival, Helsinki's Flow has grown into something different by 2015. It had record attendance this…
Ryan Leas | August 17, 2015 - 1:27 pm

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5 Memorable Sets From Bonnaroo 2015 Saturday

Saturday at Bonnaroo can sometimes be a tricky thing. While you're in the thick of the weekend and things can get a little crazy around…
Ryan Leas | June 14, 2015 - 5:52 pm
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