“This is about protecting lives.”
The War On Drugs
The first single is trademark epic.
“Police remain disappointed that some people continue to risk their lives.”
Only thing is, it doesn’t work.
“It’s the highest number of overdoses we have seen at a music event for some time.”
But investigations are continuing.
While 18 people have been charged with possession.
“It’s totally disconnected to what’s happening in the real world.”
For an epic new tribute album curated by The National.
A veritable justice league of politicians, doctors, public health and drug experts, criminologists, lawyers, policy writers, researchers and police have joined forces at a Parliamentary Drug Summit this week in an attempt to figure out how Australia can improve the way it tackles illegal drug use. And their political think tank yielded one key realisation:
Abstinence or death.
With a little help from their friends, folk rockers Mumford & Sons became ‘Mumford & Sons & Friends’ at Bonnaroo on Saturday night, 13th June, as they were joined by My Morning Jacket, The War on Drugs’ saxophonist Jon Natchez, Hozier and more for a cover of The Beatles’ classic, With A Little Help From
Rockers lead a strong Aussie showing
UPDATE: Triple J’s Hottest 100 is underway! Keep up to date with live updates and milestones here. It’s still over a month until triple j‘s Hottest 100 of 2014 countdown takes place on Australia Day, but online bookmakers are already fuelling debate over which act will top the countdown this year. Melbourne producer Nick Murphy,
Sun Kil Moon‘s Mark Kozelek has followed through on his threat to release a song about The War On Drugs, who he’s been sort of feuding with after they inadvertently interrupted his set at Canada’s Ottawa Folk Fest. The song is titled, War On Drugs: Suck My Cock. For the uninitiated, the saga began back
In order to meet overwhelming demand, The War On Drugs have announced the addition of two new shows to their upcoming series of Meredith Music Festival sideshows. Having quickly sold out the first three nights of their December tour, tickets for second shows in Melbourne and Sydney are now on sale. Taking place at 170
De La Soul, Mark Lanegan, Augie March and more!
While in the country for the highly awaited 2014 instalment of the Meredith Music Festival, Philadelphia indie rockers The War On Drugs have announced they will be playing three headlining sideshows set for The Zoo in Brisbane, Melbourne’s The Hi-Fi and Sydney’s Metro Theatre. The group will be touting their latest studio album, the universally
Philadelphia’s The War On Drugs are back, with the vehicle for musician Adam Granduciel today premiering Red Eyes, the first single from their upcoming third album, Lost In The Dream, which is set for Aussie release next March. Our first taste of the follow up to 2011’s Slave Ambient is an epic, upbeat slice of
The War On Drugs are the latest outfit already locked in to perform at both Falls Festival and Southbound to announce they will be heading out on their for sideshows, this time straddling 2013 and 2014. Melbourne and Sydney will both be getting a show from the outfit, who made their debut Australian appearance just