I came to the party a bit too late, since the band broke up in 1997 while I wasn't paying attention. I have been right on point for Greg Dulli's Twilight Singers, which is fantastic, but never saw the Whigs. This summer they're on a whirlwind tour, ending up in Asbury Park in New Jersey for a monstrous killer of a show, topping a bill that includes The Dirtbombs, Charles Bradley, The Roots, and Louis CK. I'll be there.
Here's a taste of what to expect: