Legendary Detroit producer Jim Diamond talks to the Phoenix New Times about whether he realized the White Stripes were going to be huge: No, you never think anyone is going to become a mega-star. These are your buddies you drink with, who happen to have a band. I thought they were good, and I thought … Continue reading Jim Diamond talks about Detroit
Brawl recounted in lawsuit over royalties from White Stripes recordings. Jack White, Von Bondies testimony offers a behind-the-scenes glimpse of Detroit music scene: “I found a note stuck to my door with a knife in it.” Crybaby! Via MCR. Update: The Stripes win.
Ghetto Recorders owner/producer Jim Diamond is suing the White Stripes “to establish his rights to co-ownership of copyrights in various sound recordings” on their first album.