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The War on Drugs announce UK tour dates (2017)

The War on Drugs

Story by Jack Foley

THE War On Drugs return with the new song Thinking of a Place and the announcement of an autumn North American, European and UK tour.

The band will be playing London’s Alexandra Palace on November 14.

Their first new, original material since 2014’s Lost In The Dream and their debut for Atlantic Records, Thinking of a Place was produced by The War On Drugs’ Adam Granduciel and recorded and mixed by Shawn Everett.

It was released as a limited edition, vinyl-only Record Store Day exclusive, and is available as of today via all DSPs.

The War On Drugs – Granduciel joined by longtime core members – Dave Hartley, Robbie Bennett, Charlie Hall, Anthony LaMarca, and Jon Natchez – will hit the road for two-plus months beginning mid-September.

Fans who join the band’s email list ( will receive first access to pre-sale tickets. Pre-sale begins on Monday, May 1 in North America and Tuesday, May 2 in the UK and Europe at 10am local time.

General on-sale is Friday, May 5 at 10am local.

News of The War On Drugs’ fourth full-length album will be coming soon.

The UK and European leg is as follows (all November 2017)

1 – Amsterdam, NL, AFAS Live
3 – Cologne, DE, E-Werk
4 – Brussels, BE, Forest National
6 – Paris, FR, Bataclan
7 – Euralille, FR, l’Aéronef
9 – Glasgow, UK, Barrowland
12 – Manchester, UK, O2 Apollo Manchester
14 – London, UK, Alexandra Palace
17 – Zurich, CH, X-tra
18 – Milan, IT, Fabrique
20 – München, DE, Muffathalle
21 – Hamburg, DE, Große Freiheit 36
22 – Berlin, DE, Tempodrom
24 – Oslo, NO, Spektrum
25 – Copenhagen, DE, Tap 1
27 – Stockholm, SE, Annexet