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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 »
Greg Dulli, the once and future leader of the Afghan Whigs, is a man who knows a few things about whiskey-soaked baritones and libertine poetics, so he's the kind of guy you'd want to hear covering a…   Read Story »
Back in the day, Greg Dulli's wailing soul-rock band the Afghan Whigs lent a much-needed air of sex and danger to an alt-rock era dominated by Seattle-style self-flagellating. The band broke up in…   Read Story »
"Blackbird And The Fox," the first single from the Twilight Singers's fifth album Dynamite Steps, featured Greg Dulli and Ani DiFranco in a slow-burn duet. Dulli goes it alone vocally on "On The…   Read Story »
The first single from the forthcoming Twilight Singers collection is a slow-burn duet between Greg Dulli and Ani DiFranco called "Blackbird And The Fox." It's unclear who plays which animal. The…   Read Story »
Lanegan does a properly slow, soulful, kind of blue take of one of his Gutter Twin's classic Congregation songs "Tonight." His go at the 1992 come-on's from the forthcoming Summer's Kiss: A Tribute…   Read Story »