In 1996, The Afghan Whigs were fresh off the worldwide success of Gentlemen. They had toured the world, graced magazine covers, television performances, major festivals, the works. However, their follow up album would not be Gentlemen II. Show More Summary
Following up one of the most acclaimed albums of the decade would be tough for any band. But as in all other matters, Greg Dulli and the Afghan Whigs did it with style. Released in the spring of 1996, the Afghan Whigs’ fifth album, Black Love, is packed with snarling, caustic rock songs (“My Enemy,” […]
The Afghan Whigs have announced a 20th anniversary reissue of 1996’s Black Love for Record Store Day Black Friday. The set includes nine previously unreleased recordings and will be released as a double-CD and triple-LP set on November 25 via Rhino and Mute. Show More Summary
Been there, done that. It was fun, but it didn't turn out well... 01. David Poe - "So Beautiful" 02. Ryan Adams - "This House Is Not For Sale" 03. Afghan Whigs - "Be Sweet" 04. Aimee Mann - "Guys Like Me" 05. Ben Folds - "Give Judy My Notice" 06. Show More Summary
Requested by Zie • Compiled by Douglas Teike Been there, done that. It was fun, but it didn’t turn out well… 01. David Poe - “So Beautiful” 02. Ryan Adams - “This House Is Not For Sale” 03. Afghan Whigs - “Be Sweet” 04. Aimee Mann - “Guys Like Me” 05. Show More Summary
Moniker’s elastic firecracker roster just got gritty and down-low. Paid for It is some nega-Pulp; a noir Afghan Whigs—a lot of sexual undertones in a filthy den of propagation and deceit. The lewdness is never front and center a la Cocker or Dulli, but it’s hidden in the bones. Show More Summary
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For decades, Greg Dulli of The Afghan Whigs and Twilight Singers has masterfully woven Prince lyrics and melodies into almost every live performance, frequently closing shows with the final strains of "Purple Rain." Dulli has name checked that album as being his favorite record of all time. Show More Summary
Award-winning author Derrick C Brown and indie legend, Afghan Whig and Twilight Singer Greg Dulli went on tour. There were a ton of really amazing moments, and I'd like to tell you all about them. Check out the story and gallery, if you will.
In March of 1996, the Afghan Whigs released its fifth album, Black Love, the much-anticipated follow up to the breakthrough record, Gentlemen. On Black Love, lead singer and lyricist Greg Dulli and the rest of the Whigs (John CurleyShow More Summary
"The world is filled with love for David Bowie right now. It feels good. I feel inspired by his life."
The recent passing of David Bowie moved millions, and one of those millions is the Afghan Whigs frontman Greg Dulli. Dulli is getting ready to embark on a solo tour of Europe and North America, playing songs from across his career in smaller venues. And before he heads out on that trek, he’s shared a […]
Afghan Whigs will play the Showbox this weekend with Sir Mix-A-Lot and Mary Lambert. PIPER FERGUSON This weekend brings a couple of big-name band reunions (Afghan Whigs, Hammerbox), a couple of big-name solo acts (Jay Farrar and Scott Kelly) and some super-scary drone/noise (Dried Up Corpse.) Let's have a look. FRIDAY 1. Show More Summary
Greg Dulli will embark on an intimate solo tour, which will see him make stops in eleven different countries for a total of 32 shows beginning on February 6th in Galway, Ireland at Roisin Dubh and wrapping with a two show engagement on April 1st & April 2nd at Preservation Hall in New Orleans, LA. Show More Summary
photo: Dulli w/ Afghan Whigs @ Bowery Ballroom, 2012 (more by Dominick Mastrangelo) Greg Dulli of the Afghan Whigs has announced a solo tour for early 2016. He'll play Europe before going on a run of dates in the US,...
To announce his upcoming European and North American tour, Afghan Whigs/Twilight Singers frontman Greg Dulli put out a cover of Sharon Van Etten’s “A Crime” from her 2010 record epic. The track features vocals from singer-songwriter and longtime feminist icon Ani DiFranco. I didn’t think Van Etten’s song could get any heavier and sadder, but […]
The Afghan Whigs/Twilight Singers' Greg Dulli has announced a career-spanning solo tour beginning February 6 in Ireland that will continue throughout Europe and North America into the spring. Manuel Agnelli (of the band Afterhours) will...Show More Summary
Imperial Phase by Plastic Ants Cincinnati's Plastic Ants, purveyors of lovely "maximum chamber pop," follow up their release this year the gorgeous full-length debut LP, "Falling to Rise," with a new track "Imperial Phase." Listen above!...Show More Summary
My pal John Curley, the multitalented bassist in the Afghan Whigs and Plastic Ants, took this incredible photo of Harapan the Sumatran rhinoceros at the excellent Cincinnati Zoo. Read the rest
Denis Leary has a number of guest rock stars appearing in his new FX show Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll which airs on FX on July 16. Lined up are Joan Jett, Foo Figethers’ Dave Grohl and Greg Dulli of The Afghan Whigs. But if his series gets a...Show More Summary