Tag: The War on Drugs
The War on Drugs “A Deeper Understanding”
To love The War on Drugs, to gain a deeper understanding like the title of their latest album suggests, is to constantly return to the echoing canyons of dreamy classic rock they’ve spent over a decade now forming.
PREMIERE: Daniel Romano Sings a Song of Himself in “When I Learned Your Name” Video
The “Modern Pressure” cut gets a clip of its own.
PREMIERE: Philly Roots Group Oldermost Deny Wanting “Honey With Tea”
The quartet are the latest in the suddenly long line of hazy, phased-out Philadelphia folk groups.
LIVE: Stephen Stills and Neil Young Light Up the Blues with Friends and Family at the Pantages (5/21/16)
The fourth annual benefit for Autism Speaks was an all-star affair underscoring the healing power of rockin’ in the free world. Stephen’s daughter, Alex Stills, reports.
Various Artists, “Day of the Dead”
Various Artists Day of the Dead 4AD 7/10 For its twentieth edition in a series of fund-raising various-artist projects, the Red Hot Organization—an international charity…
Monumental: Landmark Music Festival 2015
The Strokes, CHVRCHES, and Drake (a Canadian headliner!) take over the National Mall at the inaugural Landmark Music Festival in Washington, D.C.
Lollapalooza 2015: No Calm Before the Storm
Evacuations, lightning, and humidity couldn’t keep the crowds or the good music away from Grant Park.
Landmark Music Festival Announces Inaugural Lineup
Drake, The Strokes, and alt-J are among the festival’s impressive first-year list of performers
Coachella 2015, Weekend 1: Like The Deserts Miss The Rain
Coachella opens its doors, featuring craft beer, interactive art installations, and Drake.
Sasquatch! Announces 2015 Lineup
Memorial Day weekend at the Gorge will include headliners Kendrick Lamar, Robert Plant, and Modest Mouse, plus comedy acts.
Bonnaroo Reveals 2015 Lineup, Billy Joel Headlines Instead of Drake
With the lineups of both Coachella and Governors Ball announced last week, it was only a matter of time before another one of the summer…
The Governors Ball Announces 2015 Lineup Featuring Björk, The Black Keys, DFA 1979, and More
So it begins. Only one day after Coachella announced its 2015 lineup, Governor’s Ball dropped its June roster with the help of an artsy video reveal. The…
Coachella 2015 Lineup Announced (And Once Again, David Bowie Isn’t Playing)
Though this year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival was basically sold out before any bands were even announced, the lineup is now officially out,…
Best Albums of 2014: The War On Drugs, “Lost in the Dream”
On The War on Drugs’ third longplayer, frontman Adam Granduciel is a travelin’ man. Whether escaping some domestic restraint for the open road or trying…