Jack White Posts Tribute To The Late Dick Dale

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Dick DaleDick Dale, the legendary surf rock guitarist best known for the Pulp Fiction soundtrack staple “Misirlou,” died yesterday at age 81. Among the many paying tribute to the “King Of The Surf Guitar” is Jack White. The former White Stripes frontman went to see Dale in concert when he was 16, and it … More »

Watch Jack White Help Mix A New Raconteurs Song From His Tesla Using An FM Transmitter And Walkie Talkie

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Jack WhiteThe Raconteurs, Jack White’s band with Brendan Benson and the Greenhornes’ Jack Lawrence and Patrick Keeler, are finally coming back. They recently shared two songs called “Sunday Driver” and “Now That You’re Gone,” their first new music in over a decade. They have a new album, the long-awaited follow-up to 2008’s … More »

Jack White Added To Credits Of Chicken Song That Won Eurovision

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Jack WhiteJack White: Eurovision winner? The New York Times reports that the rocker and former White Stripes leader has been added to the list of composers in the credits for Netta Barzilai’s “Toy,” the song that won the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest for Israel. More »

The Raconteurs – “Sunday Driver” & “Now That You’re Gone” Videos

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The-Raconteurs-Now-That-Youre-GoneIt’s finally happening! The last time we heard from the Raconteurs, they were still a White Stripes side project. Jack White’s band with Brendan Benson, Jack Lawrence, and Patrick Keeler hasn’t been heard from since the 2008 album Consolers Of The Lonely. But back in October, we learned that the band would be More »

Bradley Cooper Reportedly Approached Jack White About Starring In A Star Is Born

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Jack WhiteIt’s never entirely clear what real-life rock star Jackson Maine is analogous to in A Star Is Born. But it turns out Bradley Cooper did have someone else in mind besides himself to play the role, though it didn’t work out. In a new Variety cover story on Lady Gaga, Cooper … More »

Jack White Shares Statement On Homophobic Incident At Edmonton Show

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Jack-WhiteOn Friday night, Jack White played a show at the Edmonton venue Rogers Place, and something deeply shitty happened in the crowd. Allyson MacIvor, a musician with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, was at the show with a friend, and, caught up in the moment, the two women kissed. As they were doing that, a member … More »

Hear A Rare ’90s Recording Of Jack White Singing Blondie’s “One Way Or Another”

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A rare recording of Jack White singing Blondie’s “One Way Or Another” has surfaced. It was included on a cassette from 1997 that Third Man Records employee and official White Stripes archivist Ben Blackwell discovered in a box that had been stowed away for a long time. As part of Discogs’ ongoing CassetteMore »

Songs From New Raconteurs Album Included In Latest Third Man Vault Package

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The-RaconteursIt has been a long, long time since we’ve heard from the Raconteurs. Jack White formed the hooky, driving rock band in 2005 with Brendan Benson and with the Greenhornes’ Jack Lawrence and Patrick Keeler. The band released two albums, and they both rule. But the second of those albums, 2008’s Consolers Of The Lonely, … More »

Rare Jack White-Upholstered Ottoman On eBay — Buy It And See If There’s A Record Hidden Inside

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Jack WhiteBefore Jack White became Jack White, he was just an upholsterer in Detroit. He apprenticed with another Detroit musician and upholsterer, Brian Muldoon, and together they recorded as a band, fittingly, called the Upholsterers. In the early 2000s, the two of them pressed 100 copies of their second single, “Your Furniture Was Always Dead … … More »

Jack White Is Performing At A Tesla Factory For Its Workers Tonight

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Jack WhiteTesla has been in the news a lot lately, and not always for the best reasons. Founder Elon Musk, known in music circles as Grimes’ boyfriend, gave a melodramatic interview to the New York Times about the company’s struggles this week — struggles that include an S.E.C. investigation and heavy critique … More »