The Whigs

November 13th, Aquarium Drunkard proudly presents The Whigs, live at Spaceland, along with Wild Sweet Orange, and L.A.’s own Le Switch. Come find out why The Whigs have been our favorite Athens, GA export the past two years running. New album drops January 2008 on ATO records.

Live here in L.A.? If so, we have five pairs of tickets to give away to the show. To get a pair, leave you name, a valid email address, and the name of a Drunkard post you would like to see revisited in the near future. Winners will be contacted by email. Contest closed.

MP3: The Whigs :: Technology
MP3: Wild Sweet Orange :: House of Regret
MP3: Le Switch :: Pristine (live)
Purchase Tickets: The Whigs – Spaceland, Tuesday, November 13th ++ wild sweet orange ++

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8 Responses to “Aquarium Drunkard Presents :: The Whigs”

  1. Okay. Point 1 – I fell in love with this band when you posted about them. GIVE ‘EM ALL A BIG FAT LIP was immediately purchased from amoeba. I got all into the 4/9 acoustic sessions they did.

    How is TECHNOLOGY not one of the giant singles of the past 2 years?

    Point 2 – I loved the zabriskie point sessions from the floyd – THE RED QUEEN is just, upper echelon cool… then the pre-us and them sequence (the piano sequence) was so sparse and nice.

    OR – just revisit some more GP stuff, what with the Flying Burrito brothers show coming out…

    Also: yippee – good show! (LE SWITCH, too!?)

  2. I really liked this Whigs song-found it pretty fun and catchy. Sort of reminds me of this Indonesian band I recently started listening to a little-they’re a pretty fun, pop-y, make-you-dance-in-your-seat kinda band. They’re called White Shoes & the Couples Company- I’m pretty sure you can get a free MP3 on their label’s website which is

  3. Nice poster!!

  4. Theyre really great guys I had trouble downloading there last album off itunes after I had payed for it. I Myspaced them and they sent me one in the mail!

  5. So much good stuff coming from Athens these days!

    Of Montreal, The Whigs, Venice Is Sinking…

  6. Love the Whigs!!! Can’t wait to hear the new stuff


    any chance on a post on what they are up to lately? Saw them live on a whim and bought the CD and a shirt at the show. Been waiting too long for new stuff.

    Tell them they are awesome for me… oh and let me know whats up

  8. wish I could go to this, I love The Whigs. Good on ya for presenting them.


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