Song Exclusive: The Whigs, 'Summer Heat'
Click here to listen to the Whigs' 'Summer Heat'
Athens, Georgia rockers the Whigs will release their fourth album, Enjoy the Company, on September 18th. Fans can get a preview of the record, which was produced by John Agnello (Sonic Youth, Drive-By Truckers, Hold Steady), here with the exclusive premiere of the track "Summer Heat."
"That was about a friend of mine. We were out in a club last summer and he got thrown out of the bar, and it turned out he had an expired speeding ticket a couple of counties away, so they took him to jail," frontman Parker Gispert tells Rolling Stone. "He thought he was getting out the next day, and it was really just a cop who’s taking him from one precinct to the next to continue being locked up for this stupid speeding ticket, and the guy was just preaching to him the whole time in the two-hour car ride.
Read more the full article and listen to 'Summer Heat' at Rolling Stone.