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The Afghan Whigs – “Matamoros” Video

If you live in New York, you're probably used to seeing roving crews of young street-dancers taking over subway cars, staging acrobatic performances, and then…
Tom Breihan | July 14, 2014 - 11:31 am

Watch The Afghan Whigs Return To Letterman After 18 Years

Afghan Whigs released their reunion album, Do The Beast, earlier this year, and they played the track "Matamoros" on Letterman last night. The last time…
Miles Bowe | June 5, 2014 - 11:39 am

Bumbershoot Lineup 2014

The Bumbershoot Festival goes down in venues around Seattle every year on Labor Day weekend, and the lineup for this year's festivities on 8/30-9/1 just…
Chris DeVille | May 9, 2014 - 9:46 am

Watch The Horrors & The Afghan Whigs Play Jools Holland

The Horrors' swooping, dance-informed new album Luminous came out yesterday, and it's our Album Of The Week during a week when a lot of big…
Tom Breihan | May 7, 2014 - 10:21 am

Stream The Afghan Whigs Do To The Beast

Debauched Ohio underground rock barflies the Afghan Whigs reunited a few years ago to tour, but they haven't released an album since 1965 16 years…
Tom Breihan | April 7, 2014 - 9:01 am

The Afghan Whigs – “The Lottery”

The reunited Afghan Whigs return next month with Do To The Beast, their first new album in 16 years. We posted the video for "Algiers,"
Tom Breihan | March 24, 2014 - 9:32 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

There were lots of good videos this week, but I didn't like any of them as much as I hated Jerry James's video for "Lana
Tom Breihan | February 21, 2014 - 1:49 pm

The Afghan Whigs – “Algiers” Video

The Afghan Whigs, who originally broke up in 2001, got back together a couple of years ago to tour, and now they're getting ready to…
Tom Breihan | February 18, 2014 - 10:21 am

Afghan Whigs Announce Reunion Album Do To The Beast

Slow-burning Midwestern soul-grunge legends the Afghan Whigs broke up in 2001 and then reunited in 2012 for a whole lot of intense, fiery live shows…
Tom Breihan | January 27, 2014 - 10:15 am

The Anniversary

Gentlemen Turns 20

You all know the story: Back in the post-Nevermind '90s, every band in the underground, no matter how strange or anti-commercial, was getting swept up…
Chris DeVille | October 7, 2013 - 11:44 am

SXSW 2013 Friday: Future, T.I., Master P, More

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
Tom Breihan | March 16, 2013 - 5:26 pm

Watch Usher Join Afghan Whigs At SXSW

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…
Tom Breihan | March 16, 2013 - 12:03 pm

The Afghan Whigs, Van Hunt @ Fonda Theatre, Hollywood 11/9/12

One of the more under-appreciated reunions of this year has been that of the Afghan Whigs. Having garnered some national attention with appearances on Kimmel
Andrew Youssef | November 12, 2012 - 11:33 am

Watch The Afghan Whigs Play Kimmel

A few months ago, the reunited Afghan Whigs made their first late-night TV appearance in years, bringing their cover of the minor soul classic "See…
Tom Breihan | September 20, 2012 - 9:02 am

Afghan Whigs – “Lovecrimes (Frank Ocean Cover)”

Cincinnati indie-soul gods Afghan Whigs have been covering Frank Ocean's "Lovecrimes" since the launch of their triumphant reunion tour, but considering the week Ocean just…
Michael Nelson | July 16, 2012 - 10:29 am