The War on Drugs: Electric Lady Studios 2017

The War on Drugs at Electric Lady Studios
by Russ Borris | 08/28/2017 | 12:00am

The War on Drugs at Electric Lady Studios

The War on Drugs’ last album, Lost in the Dream, was their most successful to date, earning them universal critical praise and a legion of new fans. Frontman Adam Granduciel and his bandmates crafted a lush and atmospheric sound that drew you in, grabbed hold and connected you to moments in time like few other groups could.

Naturally, there was a good amount of buzz and excitement at the legendary Electric Lady Studios back in June where the band premiered a good deal of the new album for some lucky FUV members. A Deeper Understanding is another great step forward for Granduciel who has really come into his own as a songwriter. Talk about a band that was meant to play that room.

Have a listen to this absolutely beautiful performance and check out the vids, too!


  • interview
  • Thinking Of A Place
  • Pain
  • Eyes To The Wind
  • Accidentally Like A Martyr
  • Strangest Thing
  • Holding On
  • Lost In The Dream

[recorded: 6/6/17]

The War on Drugs appears courtesy of Atlantic Records.

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