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Afghan Whigs – “You Want Love” (Pleasure Club Cover)

Afghan Whigs' new single is a cover song recorded in tribute to the band's late guitarist Dave Rosser, who died last month following a battle with cancer. "You…
Anna Gaca / July 26, 2017

Watch The New Orleans Jazz Funeral For Afghan Whigs Guitarist Dave Rosser

The New Orleans jazz funeral is a great American tradition: A goodbye set to jubilant jazz, to celebrate the life of the person who just…
Tom Breihan, Stereogum / July 7, 2017

Afghan Whigs Guitarist Dave Rosser Dead at 50

Dave Rosser, guitarist for The Afghan Whigs, passed away last night, according to a statement on the band's Facebook page. He was 50 years old.
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 28, 2017

The Afghan Whigs Announce North American Tour

The Afghan Whigs have announced they will be touring North America this fall. The tour is in support of their newest album In Spades, which was…
Geena Kloeppel / June 20, 2017

Watch Afghan Whigs Cover “Melissa” in Memory of Gregg Allman

Afghan Whigs played The Academy in Dublin, on Sunday night (May 28), one day after Gregg Allman of the Allman Brothers Band died at age 69. Midway through their…
Anna Gaca / May 30, 2017

Afghan Whigs’ Greg Dulli Talks New Album In Spades and Why He Knew Trump Was Going to Win

Greg Dulli killed Emo Nite LA so that it may live. As the Afghan Whigs frontman and I get reacquainted during our phone conversation,…
Ian Cohen / May 8, 2017

Afghan Whigs Announce North American Tour Dates

The Afghan Whigs have a new album, In Spades, arriving at this Friday (May 5), and they've just announced a run of North American tour dates for…
Anna Gaca / May 1, 2017

Afghan Whigs Announce New Album In Spades, Share Video for “Demon in Profile”

Seamy alt-rockers The Afghan Whigs have released the track list and sinister cover for their new album, In Spades, as well as the first single…
Winston Cook-Wilson / March 8, 2017

The Afghan Whigs Dissect ‘Gentlemen,’ Track By Track

When Cincinnati's Afghan Whigs got signed to Elektra after 1992's Congregation, fans were only just starting to notice what set them apart from the flannel-clad…
Dan Weiss / November 12, 2014

Watch the Afghan Whigs Bring Out Usher for ‘Climax’ Duet

The Afghan Whigs' seminal 1993 album Gentlemen turned 21 last night, and to commemorate, the Whigs played an anniversary show in Brooklyn and were joined…
Andrew Unterberger / October 6, 2014

Bob Mould, Chrissie Hynde, Afghan Whigs Storm Late-Night TV

It was an evening for left-of-center rock icons on TV last night. Bob Mould, the trailblazing singer and guitarist from Hüsker Dü and Sugar, performed the…
Marc Hogan / June 5, 2014

The Afghan Whigs Trounce Corgan, Channel Usher on Righteous Comeback ‘Do to the Beast’

Allowing for grumbling from small cohorts of naysayers, it seems safe to posit that the Afghan Whigs have overseen the most artistically successful alternative rock…
Jason Gubbels / April 13, 2014

See Afghan Whigs Visit ‘Algiers’ in Honor of First Album in 16 Years

The reunited Afghan Whigs will release their first new album in 16 years on April 15 via Sub Pop. The long-awaited follow-up to 1965 (which…
Marc Hogan / February 18, 2014

Watch Usher Sing Genre-Mashing ‘Climax’ With the Afghan Whigs at SXSW

Greg Dulli's Afghan Whigs, who reunited last year, have never shied from mixing sultry R&B into their brawny rock. Last May, they celebrated their first…
Marc Hogan / March 18, 2013

ATP 2012: How Was the Festival’s First New York City Staycation?

In its fifth year on America's East Coast, the 2012 All Tomorrow's Parties festival was the first to be docked in Manhattan, as the organizers…
Christopher R. Weingarten / September 24, 2012
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