|Birth name||Adam Granofsky|
February 15, 1979 |
Dover, Massachusetts, United States
|Genres||Indie rock, Americana, shoegazing, neo-psychedelia, alternative rock, pop rock|
|Instruments||Vocals, guitar, piano, bass guitar, harmonica keyboard, synthesizer|
|Labels||Secretly Canadian, Matador|
|Associated acts||The War on Drugs, Kurt Vile|
Adam Granofsky (born February 15, 1979), better known under his stage name Adam Granduciel, is an American guitarist, singer, songwriter and record producer. He is best known as the frontman and primary songwriter of the indie rock band The War on Drugs, with whom he has recorded three studio albums, and as a former member of Kurt Vile's backing band The Violators.
Early and personal life
Adam Granduciel was born in Dover, Massachusetts, the son of Mark and Paula Granofsky (née Minichiello), and he has an older brother Burton "Burt" Granofsky. Granduciel went to the Roxbury Latin School of West Roxbury.
The War on Drugs
- Constant Hitmaker (2008)
- God Is Saying This to You... (2009)
- Childish Prodigy (2009)
- Smoke Ring for My Halo (2011)
The Capitol Years
- Dance Away the Terror (2006)
- Bevan, David (September 23, 2014). "The War on Drugs: Inside Man". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved December 8, 2014.
- O'Donnell, Kevin. "Breaking: The War on Drugs | Music News | Rolling Stone". rollingstone.com. Retrieved 11 February 2012.