The War on Drugs is an American indie rock band from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, featuring frontman Adam Granduciel, alongside David Hartley, Robbie Bennett, Charlie Hall, Jon Natchez and Anthony LaMarca. Kurt Vile was a former member.
Formed in 2005, the band released their debut album, ‘Wagonwheel Blues’ in 2008, which was followed by ‘Slave Ambient’, in 2011, and ‘Lost in the Dream’, in 2014. The band released their latest album, 'A Deeper Understanding' in summer 2017.
2018 sees The War on Drugs reaching Australia, before they play a huge London show at the O2 in December. Catch them live by checking out the tour dates and concert ticket information below on Stereoboard.
Wed 30th Aug 2017
Photo: Shawn Brackbill
After the unexpected adulation afforded to 2014’s ‘Lost in the Dream’, the War on Drugs suddenly found themselves on a whole new level. The praise was fully justified, with tracks like Under The Pressure, Red Eyes and the fantastic An Ocean In Between The Waves sending shivers down spines.