The War On Drugs Biography

The War on Drugs is an American indie rock band from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, formed in 2005. The band consists of Adam Granduciel (vocals, guitar), David Hartley (bass, guitar), Robbie Bennett (keyboards, guitar) and Patrick Berkery (drums).

Founded by close collaborators Granduciel and Kurt Vile, The War on Drugs released their debut studio album, Wagonwheel Blues, in 2008. Vile departed shortly after its release to focus on his solo career.

The band's second studio album Slave Ambient was released in 2011 to critical acclaim and extensive touring. A third album, Lost in the Dream, was released in March 2014.

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The War On Drugs News

The War on Drugs announce UK tour dates

The War on Drugs announce UK tour dates

The band will play five dates across the country this November

  • Apr 11, 2014

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The War On Drugs Music Videos

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In Reverse (Live)

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"Keep Pretending"

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David Starkey

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Mysterious Prism

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The War On Drugs Reviews

The War On Drugs - 'Lost In The Dream'

The War On Drugs - 'Lost In The Dream'

Kurt Vile's old band head out on the perfect Americana road trip on their '70s-aping third album

  • Mar 13, 2014

Album Review: The War On Drugs - 'Slave Ambient'

A well constructed release from the Philly three-piece

  • Aug 9, 2011

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