Tag Archives: Meg White

Meg White Married in Jack's Yard

Congratulations are in order, according to an update on the White Stripes site. Meg White married fiance Jackson Smith, on Friday, May 22nd in a ceremony in Nashville, TN, as part of a double wedding with Jack Lawrence and girlfriend Jo McCaughey. The nuptials took place in Jack White’s backyard and were attended by a … Continue reading Meg White Married in Jack's Yard

Meg White Marrying Sonic Smith's Kid

Sorry, boys, she’s no longer available. According to the Detroit Free Press, Meg White is getting married. Who’s the lucky guy? Turns out it’s none other than Detroit rock royalty: Jackson Smith, son of Patti Smith and the MC5‘s Fred “Sonic” Smith. Smith, who grew up in St. Clair Shores, was 12 when his father … Continue reading Meg White Marrying Sonic Smith's Kid

The White Stripes to Perform on Late Night

The NME is reporting that The White Stripes are slotted to perform on the last night of NBC’s Late Night with Conan O’Brien. This marks the first live appearance of the duo since canceling tour dates in September 2007. O’Brien is handing the reins of his show over to Jimmy Fallon and then taking over … Continue reading The White Stripes to Perform on Late Night

Chicks Rock: No Shit, Sherlock

A friend of mine, knowing my interest in both music and academia, forwarded an announcement of a Midwestern conference titled “Chicks Rock: Women in the Face of Rock and Roll.” My first thought was: oh boy, how obsolete can you get? Is there anything left to say about women’s strong and exciting contributions to rock? … Continue reading Chicks Rock: No Shit, Sherlock

Hey Yoshimi, Battle This…

More white lies from the Detroit duo uncovered. The White Stripes seem to invite conspiracy theories. From misleading statements regarding their relationship to ill-advised promotional agreements with Japanese automobile manufacturers, Jack and Meg White tend to cause a stir. Where there’s smoke there’s fire and if the White Stripes are involved you can bet Glorious … Continue reading Hey Yoshimi, Battle This…