Work Drugs Cover Adele’s ‘Rolling in the Deep’

Work Drugs

Over the weekend I discovered the music of Philadelphia natives Work Drugs. Last year, the band played support to Two Door Cinema Club during their North American tour, and during that time, they listened to a lot of Adele. After traveling 8,000 miles with little more then Adele’s album for company, the band aptly decided to pay tribute to the English singer by covering her track Rolling in the Deep.

I really like what they do to the song – stripping it back until it’s barely recognizable and then feeding it through a filter of their own unique smooth-fi sound. I think it works really well and it’s nice to hear such a fresh take on a track that has seen a lot of covers and remixes over the past few months. Make sure to check out more music from Work Drugs here on their Bandcamp page.

4 Comments Work Drugs Cover Adele’s ‘Rolling in the Deep’

  1. Erwin January 30, 2012 at 9:23 AM

    You’re just NOW hearing about work drugs??

  2. Jasper January 31, 2012 at 7:40 AM

    Is this available in proper quality somewhere?
    Anyways, thanks for the heads-up!

  3. mateus February 1, 2012 at 1:09 PM

    After thousands of different remixes and covers finally one that I like! Work Drugs is amazing.

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