MBE Podcast: The Afghan Whigs & Benjamin Booker

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On this episode we'll start things off with the up-and-coming Benjamin Booker. His style of Rhythm and Blues has a New Orleans twist and his debut self-titled album is filled with gritty delta blues and Chuck Berry-influenced guitar.

Next up we’ll feature the legendary Afghan Whigs. Greg Dulli and company took a sixteen-year hiatus in between albums but their latest, titled Do To The Beast, is a refreshing reminder of their impact in the alternative music scene. They were joined in studio on couple of songs by the vocalist Van Hunt.

Tracklist:

  1. Wicked Waters / Benjamin Booker
  2. Happy Homes / Benjamin Booker
  3. Violent Shiver / Benjamin Booker
  4. Slow Coming / Benjamin Booker
  5. Have You Seen My Son? / Benjamin Booker
  6. Always Waiting / Benjamin Booker
  7. Royal Cream / The Afghan Whigs
  8. Algiers / The Afghan Whigs
  9. Matamoros (feat. Van Hunt) / The Afghan Whigs
  10. I Am Fire / The Afghan Whigs
  11. It Kills (feat. Van Hunt) / The Afghan Whigs
  12. Lost in the Woods / The Afghan Whigs

Banner Image: The Afghan Whigs; Credit: Larry Hirshowitz

Playlist
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Credits

Host:
Jason Bentley

Producer:
Ariana Morgenstern