You can now watch The Afghan Whigs’ latest video for “Matamoros,” the second single from the band’s critically acclaimed album Do to the Beast.
The Afghan Whigs performed “Matamoros” from Do to the Beast on Late Show with David Letterman on Wednesday, June 4, 2014.
Watch The Afghan Whigs on Later with Jools Holland. Broadcast date: May 6, 2014.
From All Tomorrow’s Parties: Our initial estimate for going on-sale with I’ll Be Your Mirror New Jersey was early-mid January, and we’d like to thank you for your patience during the slightly longer than expected waiting period. We can now confirm tickets will go on sale and the start of the line-up will be announced next week. The festival will be curated by Greg Dulli and includes a performance by The Afghan Whigs.
Greg Dulli listed his top 10 albums for 2011 at Kerry Brown’s Ain’t No Sleep When You’re Living the Dream blog. Amazon.com Widgets Here they are: The Rapture In The Grace Of Your Love Vetiver The Errant Charm The Antlers Burst Apart Trombone Shorty For True Gillian Welch The Harrow & The Harvest Metronomy English Riviera David Lynch Crazy Clown Time A Winged Victory For The Sullen Winged Victory for the Sullen Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys Grand Isle M83. Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming
The Afghan Whigs have announced performances at the May 31st Barcelona and June 9th Porto dates of the Primavera Sound festival in Spain. Tickets and Information
2. TWILIGHT SINGERS, “DYNAMITE STEPS” (Sub Pop) Greg Dulli drops another stunning soundtrack to the dark, art-house thriller playing in his mind. “She Was Stolen” is a sweet-sounding lover’s lament/revenge fantasy. “On the Corner” conjures all sorts of seductive danger, while “Waves” is a return to his harder-edged, grungier days with the Afghan Whigs. It’s the most compelling rock album of the year. December 6, 2011 by GLENN GAMBOA, Newsday
The Afghan Whigs announced two 2012 shows featuring original members Greg Dulli, Rick McCollum and John Curley. This will be the band’s first performances in 13 years. The shows will both be a part of the All Tomorrow’s Parties’ I’ll Be Your Mirror festivals. The first show is at Alexandra Palace in London on May 27. Greg Dulli will curate the Asbury Park, New Jersey festival on September 21-23. The Afghan Whigs will be the headliners for the night of September 22nd. Visit the afghanwhigs.com…
Newport Kentucky’s Southgate House, the historic live venue that has played host to several Afghan Whigs and Twilight Singers performances over the years, is closing at the end of 2011. From the Cincinnati.com article: “Speaking as someone who plays and enjoys original music, it’s going to be felt,” said former Afghan Whigs bassist and Ultrasuede Studios owner John Curley, who now plays in a band called Fists of Love with Schadler. Curley even had his wedding reception there in 1993, when he and the Afghan…
The Twilight Singers’ first-ever live album is now available for digital purchase from Amazon.com and iTunes. Grab it at the links below: Download on iTunes Download from Amazon.com
Download the track and read an interview with Mighty Fine frontman Steve Myers at The Village Voice
Italian rock band Afterhours will be joined by special guests Greg Dulli and Mark Lanegan at their November 4th show at the Echoplex in Los Angeles. More Info Here More posts about Afterhours at SK
Steve Myers and his band Mighty Fine have a new album out today. Titled Get Up to Get Down, it features a full set of garage-soul rave-ups. Buy LP/CD or Digital at Drug Front Records