The Afghan Whigs are pleased to announce the addition of a special New Year's Eve performance to their upcoming tour schedule.
The band will return to Bogart's in Cincinnati for a New Year's Eve show on Monday December 31st, 2012. Tickets will go on sale this Friday at 10AM EST. Tickets can be purchased online HERE.
The Afghan Whigs will finally embark on their first full North American tour in thirteen years starting this Friday, September 22nd in New York City with a performance at ATP's I'll Be Your Mirror festival. Also, this Wednesday (September 19th), the band will perform on Jimmy Kimmel Live.
Formed in 1986, the band's career from then until 2001 saw them release five critically acclaimed albums: Up In It, Congregation, Gentlemen, Black Love, & 1965 along with several EPs. Fusing classic rock with grunge-era distortion and a heavy soul influence, The Afghan Whigs were one of the most renowned live bands of their time and now one of the hottest tickets this fall.
THE AFGHAN WHIGS 2012 NORTH AMERICAN TOUR:
9/22/12 New York ATP - I'll Be Your Mirror Festival
9/26/12 Boston House Of Blues
9/27/12 Philadelphia Electric Factory
9/28/12 Washington D.C. 9:30 Club - SOLD OUT
9/29/12 Pittsburgh Mr. Small's Theatre
9/30/12 Cleveland Beachland Ballroom
10/3/12 Toronto Phoenix Concert Theatre
10/5/12 New York Terminal 5 - SOLD OUT
10/12/12 Austin Austin City Limits Music Festival - SOLD OUT
10/13/12 Austin Antone's - SOLD OUT
10/14/12 Dallas The Granada Theatre
10/19/12 New Orleans Tipitina's
10/20/12 Atlanta The Masquerade
10/21/12 Carrboro Cat's Cradle
10/24/12 Detroit Saint Andrew's Hall - SOLD OUT
10/25/12 Cincinnati Bogart's - SOLD OUT
10/26/12 Chicago The Metro
10/27/12 Chicago The Metro - SOLD OUT
10/28/12 Minneapolis Varsity Theatre - SOLD OUT
10/30/12 Denver Ogden Theatre
11/2/12 Portland Wonder Ballroom
11/3/12 Seattle Showbox
11/7/12 San Francisco The Fillmore - SOLD OUT
11/8/12 San Francisco The Fillmore
11/9/12 Los Angeles Fonda Theatre - SOLD OUT
11/10/12 Los Angeles Fonda Theatre
12/31/12 Cincinnati Bogart's