Video: Jack White – “Connected By Love” From Boarding House Reach, due March 23 on Third Man Records. Single out now. One of my favorite heckles happened during a performance in Milwaukee. Sylvain Sylvain of the New York Dolls was playing a loud, sweaty show shortly after the 9/11 attacks and paused to deliver a … Continue reading New Jack White video: Connected By Love
Video: Lillie Mae – “Over The Hill and Through The Woods” From Forever and Then Some, out now on Third Man Records. Lillie Mae Rische has been performing on stage since she was 3 years old, according to Jack White, who recently signed her to Third Man and produced her new album. Her family band … Continue reading New Lillie Mae video: Over The Hill and Through The Woods
Jack White was born in Detroit. He went to Cass Tech High School, which numbers among its alum people including Diana Ross, Alice Coltrane, Donald Byrd, Kenny Burrell, and Regina Carter. Good company. Although White moved to Nashville, once a Detroiter, always a Detroiter. In 2001 White established Third Man Records. In Nashville. But what … Continue reading Jack White in Detroit
YouTube: The White Stripes – “City Lights” From the description on YouTube: Third Man Records is pleased to share the genius surprise gift they received from their friend MICHEL GONDRY. On his own and without anyone’s knowledge, the legendary filmmaker shot a video for “City Lights,” which he sent them the other night. The video … Continue reading Steamy new White Stripes video: City Lights
I’ve mostly avoided the hullabaloo around Robin Thicke because I thought I didn’t care, but the truth is that it bugs the shit out of me. Not because I feel a need to defend him (but I will) or that I think he’s some amazing artist (who cares?) but because the hypocrisy of the whole … Continue reading I’m Down With Alan Thicke
Video: Jack White – “Freedom At 21” Another cool video from Jack White’s solo debut, Blunderbuss. “Freedom At 21” was directed by Hype Williams and features the briefest of cameos by Josh Homme who was clearly born to play a cop. My favorite detail is the prison girl’s Detroit tattoo. Is that a poke at … Continue reading New Jack White video: Freedom At 21
Jack White – Blunderbuss (Third Man/Columbia) Band Of Skulls – Sweet Sour (Vagrant) When the White Stripes quietly called it a day last year, we were in still in the glow of Jack White’s many side-projects and production credits to really allow the news to sink in. If the idea of a Stripeless world has … Continue reading Jack White – Blunderbuss; Band Of Skulls – Sweet Sour
Video: Jack White: “Sixteen Saltines” A creepy video for Jack’s second single off his debut solo album, Blunderbuss. And in case you missed it, here’s the first video. Video: Jack White – “Love Interruption” Blunderbuss is out April 24.
Stream: Jack White – “Love Interruption” Wurlitzer electric piano, acoustic guitar, then: I want love to roll me over slowly, stick a knife inside me, and twist it all around. I want love to grab my fingers gently, slam them in a doorway, put my face into the ground. And that’s how Jack White introduces … Continue reading Hear the first single from Jack White’s solo album
New video from Jack and Wanda. Awesome clothes.