The Whigs on Letterman

The Athens trio tears it up on Letterman. Too bad the clip is slightly marred by the same shitty sound most of these TV shows have for live music because I imagine this was monster in person. Why can’t they figure out how to get good sound on TV soundstages? This isn’t new technology!

Bad ass song though.

The Whigs on David Letterman

Tour dates after the jump…

The Whigs on Tour

01-28-08: New York, NY. – Late Show with David Letterman (11:30 EST)

01-30-08: Chapel Hill, NC. – Local 506 w/ the Sammies and Bull City

01-31-08: Baltimore, MD. – 8 x 10 w/ Spinto Band and Plants and Animals

02-01-08: Brooklyn, NY. – Music Hall of Williamsburg w/ Spinto Band and Plants and Animals

02-02-08: Philadelphia, PA. – Johnny Brenda’s w/ Spinto Band & Plants and Animals

02-04-08: Buffalo, NY. – The Mohawk w/ Handsome Jack and Johnny Nobody

02-05-08: Toronto, ON. – The Horseshoe (small room)

02-06-08: Pontiac, MI. – Crofoot – at Pike Room w/ Tulsa

02-07-08: Cincinnati, OH. – Madhatter w/ Tulsa

02-08-08: Cleveland, OH. – The Grog Shop w/ Tulsa

02-09-08: Chicago, Ill. – Schubas w/ Tulsa

02-12-08: Minneapolis, MN. – The Varsity w/ Tulsa and Wild Sweet Orange

02-13-08: Madison, WI. – Majestic w/ Wild Sweet Orange and Midwest Beat

02-14-08: St. Louis, MO. – Creepy Crawl w/ Tulsa and Wax Fang

02-15-08: Indianapolis, IN. – Birdy’s w/ Tulsa and Wax Fang

02-16-08: Milwaukee, WI. – Rave Bar w/ Tulsa and Wax Fang

> The Rave Box Office – 414-342-RAVE

02-22-08: Fayetteville, AR. -Majestic

02-23-08: Nashville, TN. – Mercy Lounge w/ Spinto Band

02-26-08: Asheville, NC. – Grey Eagle w/ Spinto Band and The Sammies

02-27-08: Charlotte, NC. – Visulite Theatre w/ Spinto Band

02-28-08: Charlottesville, VA. – TBA w/ Spinto Band

03-01-08: Lexington, KY. – The Dame w/ Wax Fange and the Spinto Band

03-03-08: Lawrence, KS. – Granada w/ The Spinto Band

03-04-08: Omaha, NE. – Waiting Room w/ Spinto Band

03-06-08: Denver, CO. – Larimer Lounge w/ Spinto Band

03-07-08: Colorado Springs, CO. – Black Sheep w/ The Spinto Band

03-09-08: Albuquerque, NM. – Launchpad w/ Spinto Band

03-11-08: San Antonio, TX. -The Rock Bottom w/ Spinto Band

03-13-08: Austin, TX. – SXSW – Austin Music Hall supporting My Morning Jacket and Yo La Tengo

03-14-08: Austin, TX. – SXSW

03-15-08: Austin, TX. – SXSW

6 thoughts on “The Whigs on Letterman”

  1. It was cool, and brings up an interesting question: what does Letterman listen to?

    Dave obviously has better taste in music than Leno – wonder what’s on his iPod?

  2. “‘Atta boy, nice goin’. God, that was COOL!” Dave’s a funny old man.

    I’m going to start using ‘Atta boy, nice goin’ in my everyday conversation.

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