The Afghan Whigs - Black Love

The Afghan Whigs - Black Love
The Afghan Whigs - Black Love
Format: Vinyl (LP) 
Availability: In Stock
Label (Code): Music On Vinyl (MOVLP821)
Special Attributes: 180 gram audiophile vinyl with insert, Gatefold sleeve
Release Date: 02/2014
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Black Love was released in 1996 and further built on their trademark mix of Grunge, Indie Rock, Soul and Blues. The band lay out dark, raw Grungy grooves for Dulli to sing his twisted lyrics to; a perfect match (Music on Vinyl)

"...Musically, the Whigs deliver the most potent and stingingly mournful statement of their career. Wisely eschewing the lighter-wavers that bogged down the latter half of Gentlemen, the Whigs match Dulli’s anguished, conflicted lyric sheet with their own stormy turbulence. Rick McCollum, whose soulful purr is sorely missed on the Twilight Singers’ albums, dispenses a seemingly endless array of tangled guitar riffs. John Curley and Paul Buchignani meanwhile restore the sort of biting, bracing rhythm section that the Whigs had shunned in their quest to become undisputed Caucasian kings of Motown. Dulli himself deserves immense credit as well for his role as producer. His skillful incorporation of sound effects, including the screeching locomotive that opens and closes the record, underscores the dark, yearning narrative..." (Read more:

Track List
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A1 Crime Scene Part One    
A2 My Enemy    
A3 Double Day    
A4 Blame, Etc.    
A5 Step Into The Light    
A6 Going To Town

B1 Honky's Ladder    
B2 Night By Candlelight    
B3 Bulletproof    
B4 Summer's Kiss    
B5 Faded

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