- The Afghan Whigs are a band that have figured out how to sound robust without being forceful.
- Around the time of Achtung Baby, U2 figured out that they could introduce sex into their music by finding the sexuality in their religion. The Afghan Whigs are a bit like this period of U2, except they replace the religion with more sex.
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