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Barrel Of Batteries

by The War On Drugs

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After a carefully choreographed mating dance and an unhealthy binge of Dylan's Verbose Years, Secretly Canadian and Philadelphia's The War on Drugs have entered into a union from which many soon-to-be-considered classic albums will spring forth. First up is the 'Barrel of Batteries' EP, which is being given away as a free download for a limited time. Containing 5 demos that we found ourselves returning to over and over again, 'Barrel of Batteries' showcases the band's epic pop songs as well as a few short ambient pieces.


released March 4, 2008


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The War On Drugs Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

In the past, Adam Granduciel built the core of The War on Drugs songs largely by himself. ‘Lost in the Dream’, thought, was played and recorded by the group that had solidified so much on the road: Dave Hartley, (his favorite bassist in the world), and pianist Robbie Bennett, a multi-instrumentalist who contributed to ‘Slave Ambient’. ... more

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