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 Post subject: Re: War on Drugs
PostPosted: Wed August 30, 2017 6:56 pm 
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i got bugs wrote:
At first these guys bored me, but now I think I really like this album


Same.


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 Post subject: Re: War on Drugs
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Monkey_Driven wrote:
i got bugs wrote:
At first these guys bored me, but now I think I really like this album


Same.

These guys get it.


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I enjoyed the first two tracks of the new record. But that's all I could get to before I had to do other stuff last night. Looking forward to listening to the whole thing.


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this is kinda cd/mp3 you put on when driving late at night, fast on back roads... the rhythm never changes and its mesmerizing. I do get kinda bored just sitting there listening to their stuff though. having said that, they're top 10 bands at the moment.

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Geezes christ In Chains is beautiful.


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 Post subject: Re: War on Drugs
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I listened to the whole thing on a long run last weekend and felt like I was in a Karate Kid training montage (that's a compliment).


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so this album doesn't have the high highs (think that acoustic guitar part of in reverse at about the 5:15 part (that still gets me every time) of lost in a dream, but it doesn't have the low lows either (not that there are many). it's way more balanced and better top to bottom.


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Never realized til I read this thread how much he sounds like Bryan Adams tho


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 Post subject: Re: War on Drugs
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i've always heard dylan


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Yeah - it's always been Dylan for me too.
I think I read somewhere that Adam Granduciel and Kurt Vile were both huge Dylan fans and would geek out on his stuff together all the time

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 Post subject: Re: War on Drugs
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This hit the fucking spot on my long evening walk.


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Monkey_Driven wrote:
This hit the fucking spot on my long evening walk.

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guys, i can't stop listening to this


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Chris_H_2 wrote:
guys, i can't stop listening to this

Im taking a little break tonight but this album is just breaking me wide open. Every day I have a new favorite song from the list.


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Strat wrote:
Chris_H_2 wrote:
guys, i can't stop listening to this

Im taking a little break tonight but this album is just breaking me wide open. Every day I have a new favorite song from the list.

This is one of the most emotive albums I've heard in a long time. It's so good.


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Packing tonight for a weekend trip down to Oregon. Wife just now as I have War On Drugs playing:

"Will you stop listening to John Cougar Mellencamp and finish packing so we can vape and drink champagne."


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Packing tonight for a weekend trip down to Oregon. Wife just now as I have War On Drugs playing:

"Will you stop listening to John Cougar Mellencamp and finish packing so we can vape and drink champagne."

you need to cheat on her and tell her why that was necessary.


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I want there to be a hip hop cover band of War On Drugs to be called War On Thugs


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really digging in chains


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 Post subject: Re: War on Drugs
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I'm not going to lie, I'm liking this more then National's new album at the moment.


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