The Afghan Whigs' official (NSFW) video for "Oriole", a standout track from In Spades, has just debuted this afternoon via The Fader.
The provocative clip was helmed by erotic art director Amy Nicole Hood.
In Spades will be out May 5th worldwide from Sub Pop. The album is now available for preorder on CD / 180 gram-LP / CS / DL from Sub Pop [preorder here]. LP pre-orders of In Spades will receive the "Loser" edition on 180-gram, white-chocolate vinyl (while supplies last). A new T-shirt design, along with cassette versions of The Afghan Whigs' classic Sub Pop albums Up In It and Congregation, are now also available.
In further exciting news, The Afghan Whigs will be performing a sold out show at The Apollo Theater in Harlem, NY on Tuesday, May 23rd.
The Afghan Whigs have also announced their first set of dates in support of In Spades in Europe. The band will visit 17 countries this summer including performances at Primavera Sound and Northside Festival. Ed Harcourt will be supporting on all European headline shows.