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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 by major labels, branded as grunge, patted on…   Read Story »
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…   Read Story »
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.…   Read Story »
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 and Fallon, Greg Dulli and company…   Read Story »
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 And Don't See" to Late Night With Jimmy Fallon.…   Read Story »
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 had, it's not exactly bad…   Read Story »
Greg Dulli is the quintessential wounded animal-as-frontman. Across six albums and a handful of stellar EPs throughout the better part of the '90s, Dulli and the Afghan Whigs left a swath of…   Read Story »
Last week, the reunited Afghan Whigs released their first new song in forever: A dark and wracked cover of Marie "Queenie" Lyons's minor 1970 soul classic "See And Don't See." And last night, they…   Read Story »
The Afghan Whigs are back together and gearing up to headline their own I'll Be Your Mirror festival, as well as a bunch of other reunion songs. And now they've released their first new song in five…   Read Story »
You know who doesn't play a whole lot of rock festivals? Louis C.K., that's fucking who. In fact, the general-consensus greatest comedian in the world today never plays music festivals, presumably…   Read Story »