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This has been a big year for the War On Drugs, between the acclaim for Lost In The Dream, an extensive tour, and ... some other stuff. Frontman Adam Granduciel was recruited for The New York Times' T…   Read Story »
Throughout the Mark Kozelek/War On Drugs saga that has been playing out over the past few weeks, it's been difficult to take a step back and consider the whole situation. (Though to their credit, our…   Read Story »
Amidst all the hubbub with Mark Kozelek, we somehow missed that the War On Drugs did a great Bob Dylan cover for Minnesota's 89.3 The Current a few weeks ago. In an interview with the radio station,…   Read Story »
As promised, Mark Kozelek has posted his song about the War On Drugs on his website tonight. It's called "War On Drugs: Suck My Cock" and was written in response to a mostly one-sided beef that's…   Read Story »
Mark Kozelek has never cared about his fans. All right, maybe that's not fair; I can't say how the guy feels. He probably cares but he just expresses it poorly or something. Let's put it this way:…   Read Story »
The great Sun Kil Moon/War On Drugs war has now been raging for more than two weeks, ever since Sun Kil Moon main man Mark Kozelek complained about the War On Drugs' set drowning out his own at the…   Read Story »
If you were making such bets at the outset of 2014, you could have gotten some seriously long odds on a wager that Sun Kil Moon and War On Drugs would have wound up embroiled in the year's biggest…   Read Story »
Earlier this month, a bit of festival-stage sound bleedover led to a tiff between the War On Drugs and Sun Kil Moon, the two bands who made Stereogum's two favorite albums of 2014. The two bands were…   Read Story »
I saw the War On Drugs in concert Wednesday night in Columbus, and it was rad in its own right. (Who'd have thunk a pit full of kids would be moshing and crowdsurfing to "Red Eyes"? Who'd have thunk…   Read Story »
Sun Kil Moon's Mark Kozelek is known for his cantankerous on-stage persona, and recently got in a little trouble after calling a Hopscotch Festival audience "fucking hillbillies," which he took in…   Read Story »