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The Whigs Announce April Album ‘Modern Creation’ With Triumphant ‘Hit Me’

The Whigs will return on April 22 with their fifth album, the upcoming Modern Creation. Produced by Jim Scott (whose CV includes work with Wilco,…
Kyle McGovern / January 30, 2014

The Black Keys Burn Up the Blues at SPIN25 Live!

The Flaming Lips may be the longest-running band to perform during the week of concerts being held in celebration of SPIN's 25th anniversary -- presented…
David Marchese / July 29, 2010

Green Room Interview: The Whigs

Sunchips is debuting a fully compostable chip bag this spring and SPIN is celebrating the sustainable initiative through a series of video interviews called, The…
Lindsey Kling / April 15, 2010

The Whigs, ‘In the Dark’ (ATO)

After excelling at smart, scrappy rock in the vein of a down-home Replacements, the Whigs unfortunately have shifted course. Their third album sports a more…
Jon Young / March 8, 2010

Kings of Leon Headline High Profile NYC Concert

After more than a year of preparation -- including studio time, summer festival gigs, an SNL appearance, and a SPIN cover shoot -- Kings of…
Ginny Yang / September 24, 2008

The Whigs

Arriving just 15 minutes before stepping onstage at Philadelphia's tattered Khyber club, Athens, Georgia-based rockers the Whigs find that their reputation has preceded them. "You…
William Goodman / December 31, 2007