Watch Jack White Play Grape Chess With Jimmy Fallon

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Jimmy Fallon & Jack WhiteAnother day, another Jimmy Fallon comedy bit with one of our favorite musicians. This week The Tonight Show has featured sketches starring Mark Ronson impersonating a sleazy lawyer and Charli XCX playing off Fallon’s Dave Gahan impression. Last night, in a clip that was presumably filmed when the RaconteursMore »

The White Stripes Release Surprise Live Album Of Final Concert

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The White StripesOn Jul 31, 2007, the White Stripes played their final show. The duo was touring behind what would be their final album as a group (2007’s Icky Thump) and performed a 20-song, 4-encore set at the Southaven, Mississippi venue Snowden Grove. Now, eight years after the band officially broke up, a recording of … More »

Watch The Raconteurs Talk About Their 10-Year Break & Play “Only Child” On Fallon

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The-Raconteurs-on-FallonEarlier this year, the Raconteurs, Jack White and Brendan Benson’s returning rock ramblers, released Help Us Stranger, their first album in 11 years. They are once again a fully activated unit. And last night, White and Benson were on Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show to perform and to talk about why it took so … More »

Jack White Attends Baseball Game, Plays Concert, Then Returns To Tied Game

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Jack White is, among many things, a big fan our national pastime. The former White Stripes frontman has become a regular at Detroit Tigers and Chicago Cubs games, creating his own custom baseball bats, limited-edition baseball cards, and 7″ records made exclusively available through his hometown team. White once again proved his commitment to the … More »

Jack White & Jack Black Tease The Long-Awaited Collab “Jack Gray”

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Jack-White-and-Jack-BlackPeople have been making jokes about the cosmic link between theatrical-weirdo guitar heroes Jack White and Jack Black since 2001, the year that both White and Black became famous-ish. Later in the ’00s, when the two of them became absolutely no-shit famous, those jokes only increased. And now, 18 years after we, the idiots of … More »

Watch Josh Homme Join The Raconteurs In LA

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Queens Of The Stone Age frontman Josh Homme joined the Raconteurs on Friday night to perform “Blue Veins” from the band’s 2006 album Broken Boy Soldiers. They played at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles. Jack White and Homme have a long history, and they reunited on Homme’s Alligator Hour show on Apple Music last … More »

Jack White Talks Greta Van Fleet, “Old Town Road,” & Woodstock 50

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Naturally, Jack White likes Greta Van Fleet. In a new interview with Rolling Stone, White praises the young band, who won a Grammy earlier this year for Best Rock Album. “They’re three Polish brothers from Frankenmuth, Michigan — I thought that was a joke!” he said during the interview in response to a … More »

Jack White Slams Music Press For Their Nasty Clickbait Trash

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Jack WhiteThe Raconteurs, Jack White’s band with Brendan Benson, just released Help Us Stranger, their first album in 11 years. In a new interview with The Irish Times, White cracked some jokes about why it took so long: “Well, when Brendan gave up alcohol, I started doing heroin, so that delayed things.” … More »

Watch The Raconteurs Perform Two Nights On Colbert

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The-Raconteurs-on-ColbertToday, giants return. For the first time in 11 years, there’s a new Raconteurs album out. Jack White and Brendan Benson just got their old band back together, and today, they’ve come out with Help Us Stranger, a fun and relatively casual dip into their bag of classic-rock tricks. And last night, they … More »

Jack White Has Never Owned A Cellphone And Thinks The Rest Of Us Look Silly

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Jack WhiteYesterday, we learned that Glenn Danzig still uses a flip phone. Today, we learn that Jack White has still never even owned a cellphone of any kind. (Presumably, he only uses antique rotary phones hidden in tastefully upholstered furniture.) And he thinks the rest of us sheeple look damn silly staring … More »