Since The War on Drugs
, a former Paste band of the week
, released its debut album
six months ago, the group has toured mostly abroad. WOD continues to promote the widely-acclaimed Wagonwheel Blues
, finishing out the year with a mini-tour in the Northeast and Midwest. The circuit culminates in the indie rockers' hometown of Philadelphia, Pa., and, as the band is known for improvisation and explosive live performances, this month's concerts promise something "real fresh, real nice."
9 - Pontiac, Mich. @ The Pike Room at The Crofoot
10 - Rock Island, Ill. @ Huckleberry's Pizza Parlor
11 - Chicago, Ill. @ Schuba's
12 - Bloomington, Ind. @ Bear's Place
13 - Pittsburgh, Pa. @ Brillobox
14 - Brooklyn, N.Y. @ Union Hall
15 - New York, N.Y. @ Mercury Lounge
18 - Philadelphia, Pa. @ Johnny Brenda's
Band of the week: The War on Drugs
News: The War on Drugs announce summer tour dates
Got news tips for Paste? E-mail email@example.com.