The War on Drugs

Featured The War on Drugs stories

The War on Drugs’ New Album A Deeper Understanding Is Streaming Now for 24 Hours

Ahead of its August 25th release date, the War on Drugs are streaming their new album A Deeper Understanding on their website for the next…
Taylor Berman / August 23, 2017

More The War on Drugs stories

The War on Drugs Perform ‘Arms Like Boulders’ on Colbert Using Only Guitars and Mandolin

The War on Drugs remotely joined The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Friday night in honor of their recently-released live album, LIVE DRUGS. The band made an interesting…
Katrina Nattress / January 16, 2021

28 Musicians Predict the 2020-21 NBA Season

If it feels like the most-recent NBA season just ended, well, it did. The strangeness of 2020 engulfed the association, but it led…
Daniel Kohn / December 22, 2020

The War on Drugs Debut New Song ‘Ocean of Darkness’ on Fallon

The War on Drugs debuted a new song called "Ocean of Darkness" while performing virtually on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Friday night. It marks the…
Katrina Nattress / October 24, 2020

The War on Drugs Detail New Live Album

There may not be any traditional live music this year, but The War on Drugs decided to dig into their archives to get as close to…
Emily Tan / October 6, 2020

Rolling Stones Release the War On Drugs’ Remix of ‘Scarlet’

The War On Drugs remix of The Rolling Stones' "Scarlet" -- a song recorded with guest guitarist Jimmy Page in 1973, but only released as a…
Katherine Turman / August 14, 2020

The War on Drugs, Fleet Foxes’ Robin Pecknold to Play Voter Registration Stream

The War on Drugs, Fleet Foxes' Robin Pecknold, Waxahatchee, Grizzly Bear's Daniel Rossen and Christopher Bear, and TV on the Radio's Kyp Malone and Jaleel…
Ryan Reed / July 30, 2020

War on Drugs’ Adam Granduciel and Krysten Ritter Expecting Child

It appears Krysten Ritter and the War on Drugs frontman Adam Granduciel are expecting a child together. The couple walked the Oscars red carpet tonight and posed for…
Tosten Burks / February 24, 2019

Watch The War on Drugs and Tim Heidecker Cover Tom Petty’s “Straight Into Darkness”

During the third and final night of their hometown benefit shows in Philadelphia last night, The War On Drugs brought out Tim Heidecker for a…
Rob Arcand / December 22, 2018

The War on Drugs Announce Benefit Shows in December

The War on Drugs have announced three December concerts for their hometown Philadelphia fans. The shows will take place December 19, 20, and 21 at three…
Tosten Burks / October 22, 2018

Watch the War On Drugs Perform “In Chains” on Late Night With Seth Meyers

The War On Drugs made a stop on Late Night With Seth Meyers to perform "In Chains" from last year's acclaimed A Deeper Understanding. A long,…
Israel Daramola / April 10, 2018

Watch The War on Drugs and Craig Finn Cover Warren Zevon’s “Accidentally Like a Martyr”

The War on Drugs released their gauzy take on the 1978 Warren Zevon classic "Accidentally Like a Martyr" for Spotify Sessions last year. Last night…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 9, 2018

The War on Drugs Announce New 2018 Tour Dates

On the heels of their first Grammy win for Best Rock Album for A Deeper Understanding, the War on Drugs have announced a string of new…
Arielle Gordon / January 31, 2018

Primavera Sound 2018 Lineup Announced: Lorde, Björk, Arctic Monkeys and More

Primavera Sound, the early-summer festival based in Barcelona, has announced its full lineup for this year. The year's biggest and most notable performers include Lorde, Björk, Arctic Monkeys…
Winston Cook-Wilson / January 29, 2018

Grammys 2018: War on Drugs Win Best Rock Album for A Deeper Understanding

In a presentation before the 60th annual Grammy Awards telecast on Sunday, the War on Drugs were awarded Best Rock Album for their fourth full-length A Deeper Understanding. It…
Andy Cush / January 28, 2018

Watch the War on Drugs Play Their #1 Hit on the Tonight Show

After becoming first-time Grammy nominees last month, the War On Drugs enjoyed another bit of validation from the music industry establishment this month when A Deeper Understanding single "Pain" went…
Chris DeVille, Stereogum / January 23, 2018
Page 1 of 6