The Whigs Announce New Album, TV Appearance, Tour and Free Song
Known for their enthralling live show, the Athens, GA trio are currently on tour with Black Rebel Motorcycle Club introducing fans to new material. On April 1st, The Whigs will make their return to The Late Show with David Letterman and will premiere raucous first single, KILL ME CAROLYNE.
The song which brings a memorable strength to this exciting new collection, is now available for free download on the bands official website - www.thewhigs.com. Following a co-headlining tour with the Band Of Skulls that starts March 31st, The Whigs will make their Late Night with Jimmy Fallon debut April 27th.
IN THE DARK is the follow up to the band's two much-admired albums - GIVE 'EM ALL A BIG FAT LIP and MISSION CONTROL. With each release, The Whigs have won over fans and critics with their pedal-to-the-metal power earning them universal praise as one of America's finest young rock 'n' roll bands. Spending much of 2008 and 2009 on the road, The Whigs have completed several tours with Kings Of Leon, The Kooks, Drive By Truckers and others, have performed at Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, Fuji Rock and T in The Park, among other festivals and worldwide stops and have performed on The Late Show with David Letterman, Late Night with Conan O'Brien and Jimmy Kimmel Live!.
Developed through years of non-stop touring and two critically acclaimed albums, IN THE DARK, with its impressive range and undeniable vigor, sees The Whigs doing what all-great bands do - furthering their artistic scope with each successive effort.
Fans can currently pre-order IN THE DARK and find deluxe packages containing never before released demos, t-shirts, screen prints and more, only on the band's official website - www.thewhigs.com.
TOUR DATES (more to be announced shortly):
With Black Rebel Motorcycle Club:
March 4th Knitting Factory Boise, ID
March 17th QuinnStorm / C3 Presents Party (4:20pm) Austin, TX
With Band Of Skulls:
March 31st Bowery Ballroom New York, NY