In a wide-reaching article at Billboard.com today, Greg Dulli confirmed the following: A solo performance at the Sub Pop Silver Jubilee in Seattle on July 13th The Steve Kilbey collaboration is ongoing and there are plans for a full-length album (at some point) “A couple hours’ worth” of new music has been written by Dulli Some of that music may be offered to The Afghan Whigs Dulli called the Usher collaboration “one of the coolest things I’ve done in recent times”.
John Curley’s band Fists of Love has created a Kickstarter Campaign to raise funds to press their debut album on vinyl.
Video: The Afghan Whigs were joined by pop star Usher and Sinkane at SXSW 2013. Watch the performance and read reviews.
Collecting the best of The Afghan Whigs’ 2012 North American Tour reviews in the US and Canada.
Greg Dulli provided Brooklyn Vegan with a virtual mix tape of songs from artists performing at this weekend’s I’ll Be Your Mirror festival. You can stream the mix below.
The Afghan Whigs have announced a New Year’s Eve show in Cincinnati
The Afghan Whigs spent an epic weekend in Chicago, August 3-4, 2012. On Friday the 3rd, the band played a blazing mid-afternoon set on Lollapalooza’s Red Bull staged to a large crowd. The show was live-streamed on Youtube and featured the background-singer line-up from the 1965 tour (Susan Marshall, Steve Myers and Doug Falsetti). Snippets from the performance are viewable in the embed below: You can also watch Greg Dulli’s interview with former MTV VJ Kennedy for iHeartRadio: The setlist for the Lollapalooza performance: Uptown…
Cincinnati’s Wussy will join The Afghan Whigs as the support act for upcoming US tour dates. Wussy covered “Retarded” on our Whigs Tribute Album.
In celebration of The Afghan Whigs’ first trip to Australia, here are some Australian press snippets and links.
The Afghan Whigs have added a show in Cleveland on September 30th and a second night in San Francisco, November 8th. Ticket links, pre-sale info.