Dead Drugs on Dig the Now Sound

Dig the Now Sound (Thursdays at 10:00 pm eastern on Turn Me On, Dead Man Radio) plays standout recent garage/psych. The featured track this week is “Downer” by Dead Drugs, a two-piece garage/psych/noise/punk band from Lake in the Hills, Illinois. A few days ago I was doing my usual visit to Bandcamp and I downloaded a two-song EP called Grass E.P. by Dead Drugs. I really liked “I Watch Grass Grow” so I uploaded it to the Turn Me On, Dead Man rotation. I needed to attach the cover art so I went back to Bandcamp the next morning only to find that it was gone. BUT there was a new Dead Drugs release, Dead Drugs 1! Upon listening to the new download, I discovered that it was the same two songs I had downloaded the day before with more concise titles. I contacted Dead Drugs to find out what was going on and I had an entertaining correspondence with Jeffrey Piatkowski, guitar/vocals for Dead Drugs. Since we corresponded Dead Drugs has released several more songs, all of which are available as “name your price” downloads on Bandcamp.
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