The Afghan Whigs to Perform Black Love in its Entirety at Two Special Charity Events

New Orleans - The Civic - Saturday December 10, 2016
Los Angeles - Teragram Ballroom - Wednesday December 14, 2016

Tickets Go On Sale THIS Friday

New Orleans Tickets Los Angeles Tickets

November 1, 2017 - It is with a heavy heart that The Afghan Whigs are announcing two special performances of their classic album Black Love in its entirety in New Orleans and Los Angeles along with performances from other artists.

Long-time Afghan WhigsGutter Twins and Twilight Singers guitarist Dave Rosser was recently diagnosed with inoperable colon cancer.

"Dave Rosser has been my close friend and bandmate for over a decade now," Greg Dulli commented. "By doing these shows for him we hope to ease any financial stress he may face as he pursues treatment to combat his illness. 100% of the proceeds from these shows will go to his medical care. I'm hopeful that folks will come out and show their support for Dave who will be performing with us."

The New Orleans show will take place at The Civic Theatre on Saturday December 10th and feature performances from: The Afghan WhigsMark LaneganAni DiFrancoMorning 40 FederationKing James & The Special Men, and C.C. Adcock & The Lafayette Marquis along with special guests.

The Los Angeles show will take place on December 14th at The Teragram Ballroom featuring sets from: The Afghan WhigsMark LaneganMoby and Carina Round.

Tickets for both shows will go on sale this Friday.

For fans who cannot attend either show, we encourage you to donate to Dave Rosser's medical fund here:

Also follow Viva La Rosser on Facebook for additional events.

November 1, 2016 11:36 AM

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