by Wyatt Marshall "Hardcore Lørd" at Brooklyn Rock Lottery 2012 (more by Greg Cristman) The fourth annual Brooklyn Rock Lottery, which happens on 12/7 at Knitting Factory and randomly puts various members of different bands into new bands for just...
Your attention please… Happy birthday to my friends in the Afghan Whigs whose masterpiece album Gentlemen turns 20 this week! Afghan Whigs reunite Sinkane, Usher… and the Afghan Whigs New tunes from former Afghan Whigs bassist Greg Dulli sings Sam Cooke Afghan Whigs cover Frank Ocean
by Alex Balk In the disturbing tradition of Babies in Makeup and the cover of that Afghan Whigs record comes the new video from The Polyphonic Spree. (This song should not be confused with Ben Folds' "You Don't Know Me," which is one...Show More Summary
sup, peoples? i had a request for a repost on this whigs show which like the title suggests was in milan and took place at the zimba escape club on 1.30.94. enjoy… 1. if i were going 2. debonair 3. turn on the water 4. gentlemen 5. be sweet 6. my world is empty without [...] The post the afghan whigs live in milan appeared first on Captains Dead.
Did you know? "R. Kelly" is French for "hologram". TRENDPIECE: Blame Afghan Whigs. Ever since their duo with Usher at SXSW, surprise R&B guest appearances are the must-have accessory for the touring rock band. Although everyone was secretly...Show More Summary
Music festivals are known for certain one-in-a-lifetime experiences. Last month at SXSW Usher joined The Afghan Whigs on stage at Fader Fort and provided a delicious dose of cognitive dissonance… Read more articles like "Phoenix + R. Kelly – “Ignition”/”I’m A Flirt” @ Coachella 2013" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
A week ago, I was frantically writing a Lil Wayne obituary in my head, frantically refreshing TMZ on my phone while attempting to enjoy the amazing and random-as-fuck Usher/Afghan Whigs set at SXSW. But now, after being hospitalized and going into critical condition after suffering multiple seizures, Lil Wayne is not only OK; he’s out [...]
On Friday, SXSW saw the unexpected combination of Sinkane, Usher, and the Afghan Whigs.
The severity of what happened is in dispute, but fans and friends of Lil Wayne are banding together following the rapper's medical scare on Friday. Usher, who made a surprise appearance during indie rock group the Afghan Whigs' concert...Show More Summary
Our SXSW 2013 coverage continues with a detailed report from that FADER Fort show that brought us Future, T.I., and of course, Usher + Sinkane + The Afghan Whigs. Jump in: Disclosure @ FADER Fort (FADER), 6:00PM Onstage, the two brothers in Disclosure don’t look like much — two near-identical pale scrunched-up British guys in [...]
Starts @ 14:00. I will save the words, because there simply are none. [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Every year, The A.V. Club reports from the South By Southwest Music Festival in Austin, Texas. This year, we sent five writers—Josh Modell, Sean O’Neal, Kyle Ryan, Marah Eakin, and Marc Hawthorne—who will be filing daily mini-reports on the best stuff they saw, ate, and did. Show More Summary
Also, Major Lazer jammed with Amber Coffman.
We’ll have more on this when we post our SXSW roundup for last night, since your entire Stereogum staff was on hand for it, but something strange and amazing happened last night at the FADER Fort. The night’s headliners, boozy Ohioan underground legends the Afghan Whigs, were a few songs into a tough and grizzled [...]
Usher & The Whigs bring the soul-rock.
With thousands of musicians playing South by Southwest in the same seven-day window, there are plenty of opportunities for attendees to see unlikely on-stage collaborations. But no one could have predicted this pairing: during the Afghan Whigs’ soul-rock set at the Fader Fort last night, they were joined by none other than Usher. Show More Summary
Now we didn’t expect that! But it’s true: the great loverman of dark, twisted indie-soul-rock was joined onstage by the great loverman of contemporary R&B, and it was pretty awesome from all accounts. We’re just glad we got to see Usher...Show More Summary
Here is Cincinnati's Wussy covering Cincinnati's Afghan Whigs. It is great. [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
The Pacific Northwest gathered in preparation for the rapture, rather the return of the Afghan Whigs, which was bigger, louder and more satisfying. Here's what went down at the Showbox on November 3rd.
When the Afghan Whigs dissolved in 2001, they were at the top of their game. Whigs mastermind Greg Dulli was writing songs that were simply beyond the comprehension of MTV and many modern rock radio programmers across the country. His ability to infuse a potent combination of Motown, Stax, and masterful rock ‘n’ roll riffs [...] Advertise here with BSA