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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

Photos From ATP New York 2012: The Lost Weekend Where Philip Glass Opened for Frank Ocean

All Tomorrow's Parties, the wildly eclectic record geek bacchanal, had their first outing in New York City in the festival's 12-year history over the weekend.
Ken Bachor / September 24, 2012

Lollapalooza 2012: 10 Best and Worst of Day One

SPIN's intrepid team has invaded Chicago's Grant Park, attempting to see as many of the 30 essential sets at this year's Lollapalooza as possible while…
SPIN Staff / August 4, 2012

Afghan Whigs-Curated ATP Festival Moves to New York, Loses Louis C.K.

All Tomorrow's Parties, SPIN's favorite weekend getaway of the year, has just turned into a monster staycation. Due to "unavoidable logistical concerns, along with a…
SPIN Staff / July 13, 2012

Greg Dulli on Reuniting Afghan Whigs, Retaining Some Mystery

Greg Dulli is a lot of things: lead singer for sultry rockers the Twilight Singers, occasional actor, part owner of New Orleans' R Bar. But…
Mike Edison / June 21, 2012

The Afghan Whigs Play First Show in 13 Years: The Full Report

The Afghan Whigs released Up In It, their Sub Pop debut, in 1990. They played their last shows in 1999. It is very safe to…
Steve Kandell / May 24, 2012
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