Tag: Greg Dulli

The Afghan Whigs release first new song in 5 years, plot 12-date spring U.S. tour

The Afghan Whigs release first new song in 5 years, plot 12-date spring U.S. tour

The Afghan Whigs returned with their first new music in five years, a single called “I’ll Make You See God” that will be featured on the game “Gran Turismo 7.”

New releases: Afghan Whigs’ Greg Dulli goes solo, plus Guided By Voices, C90 box set

New releases: Afghan Whigs’ Greg Dulli goes solo, plus Guided By Voices, C90 box set

This is a round-up of the week’s new albums, expanded reissues and/or box sets, appearing each Monday on Slicing Up Eyeballs. All releases due out this Friday unless noted. May also include some other titles released in recent weeks but not previously featured. This week: Greg Dulli, Guided By Voices and C90.

The Afghan Whigs and Built to Spill team up for North American co-headlining tour

The Afghan Whigs and Built to Spill team up for North American co-headlining tour

The Afghan Whigs and Built to Spill will team up for a 24-date North American co-headlining tour this spring, taking their alt-rock guitar stylings out on the road for a tour that opens April 11 in Madison, Wisc., and wrap ups May 15 in Seattle. Tickets for all shows go on sale this Friday.

The Afghan Whigs announce 28-city North American tour in support of ‘In Spades’

The Afghan Whigs announce 28-city North American tour in support of ‘In Spades’

As The Afghan Whigs prepare to release their second post-reunion album, In Spades, on Friday, the Greg Dulli-helmed outfit this week announced a 28-city North American tour in support of the record this September and October. The Whigs also have released a music video for In Spades track “Oriole.”

Listen: The Afghan Whigs, ‘Arabian Heights’ — second single off upcoming ‘In Spades’

Listen: The Afghan Whigs, ‘Arabian Heights’ — second single off upcoming ‘In Spades’

The Afghan Whigs will release their second post-reunion album, In Spades, on May 5 on Sub Pop Records, and today gave fans their second taste of the record with the release of “Arabian Height,” which you can stream here. The single follows the video release of “Demon in Profile.”

Stream: The Afghan Whigs darken up The Police’s ‘Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic’

Stream: The Afghan Whigs darken up The Police’s ‘Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic’

With The Afghan Whigs set to embark on an extensive fall tour later this month in support of reunion album Do To The Beast, Greg Dulli and Co. today debuted a stark, dark cover of The Police’s 1981 hit single “Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic.”

The Afghan Whigs return to Sub Pop for ‘Do To The Beast’ — first new album in 16 years

The Afghan Whigs return to Sub Pop for ‘Do To The Beast’ — first new album in 16 years

As “Breaking Bad”/”Better Call Saul” star Bob Odenkirk let slip in a tweet last Friday, the reunited Afghan Whigs are indeed releasing a brand-new studio album, with Greg Dulli and Co. announcing today that they are returning to Sub Pop Records to release Do To The Beast, their first album in 16 years.

The Afghan Whigs’ first new album in 16 years ‘coming soon’ — according to Bob Odenkirk

The Afghan Whigs’ first new album in 16 years ‘coming soon’ — according to Bob Odenkirk

It’s hardly a secret that the reunited Afghan Whigs have been recording: The band’s Facebook page has been posting photos of Greg Dulli and Co. in the studio for months now. Still, there’s been no announcement of a new album. Which is why fans are excited about a tweet yesterday from actor/comedian Bob Odenkirk.

The Church’s Steve Kilbey, Greg Dulli of Afghan Whigs double up in L.A. (Setlist, Video)

The Church’s Steve Kilbey, Greg Dulli of Afghan Whigs double up in L.A. (Setlist, Video)

Steve Kilbey of The Church and The Afghan Whigs’ Greg Dulli — who have been writing new music together over the past year — made their live debut together Wednesday night with an intimate show in Los Angeles, where they performed selections from each other’s projects and premiered at least one new song,

The Church’s Steve Kilbey and Greg Dulli of Afghan Whigs add San Francisco concert

The Church’s Steve Kilbey and Greg Dulli of Afghan Whigs add San Francisco concert

It’s hardly a tour or anything, but Steve Kilbey of The Church and The Afghan Whigs’ Greg Dulli — who have been writing new music together over the past year — have now added a second performance together this fall, a show in San Francisco that comes two days after their sold-out Los Angeles gig.

The Church’s Steve Kilbey and Greg Dulli of The Afghan Whigs to play together in L.A.

The Church’s Steve Kilbey and Greg Dulli of The Afghan Whigs to play together in L.A.

After working on songs together off and on for the past few months, Steve Kilbey of The Church and The Afghan Whigs’ Greg Dulli will go public with their new collaboration this October when the duo plays a show in Los Angeles that will feature new music as well as “a wide selection of songs encompassing both of their careers.”

The Church’s Steve Kilbey writing songs with Greg Dulli of The Afghan Whigs

The Church’s Steve Kilbey writing songs with Greg Dulli of The Afghan Whigs

While neither side has officially announced anything, it appears that Steve Kilbey of The Church and The Afghan Whigs’ Greg Dulli may have begun work in Australia on the new musical project that Kilbey first hinted at last July after he jumped on stage with the reunited Whigs in Sydney to help perform “One Day.”

Video: Steve Kilbey joins The Afghan Whigs to perform The Church’s ‘One Day’ in Sydney

Video: Steve Kilbey joins The Afghan Whigs to perform The Church’s ‘One Day’ in Sydney

The newly reunited Afghan Whigs this week are in the midst of playing their first-ever concerts in Australia, and, on Thursday night at a club date in Sydney, Greg Dulli and Co. paid tribute to a key early influence by bringing Steve Kilbey up on stage to help perform ‘One Day’ off The Church’s 1983 album ‘Seance.’