City Slang: Jack White to play the Fox Theatre and the Masonic Temple in July

April 7, 2014
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City Slang: Jack White to play the Fox Theatre and the Masonic Temple in July

Just announced – Jack White will headline at the Fox Theatre on July 28, and then at the Masonic Temple on July 30, as part of his tour for the LAZARETTO album, out June 10. Tickets go on sale Friday April 11 at 10 a.m. Here’s the press release: “Jack White has announced his...
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Jack White announces new album ‘Lazaretto’

April 1, 2014
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With Jack White, it’s never a question as to if he will release new music soon, but rather how, releasing a steady stream of albums as part of the White Stripes, the Raconteurs, the Dead Weather, Loretta Lynn, Wanda Jackson — or more recently, under his own name. Today, Third Man Records announced Jack...
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City Slang: Jack White, Outkast, Beck, Replacements to play Forecastle Fest

March 4, 2014
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City Slang: Jack White, Outkast, Beck, Replacements to play Forecastle Fest

The Forecastle Festival 2014 lineup has been announced, and local boy Jack White is among the headliners. Also on the bill is Outkast, Beck, a reformed Replacements, Slint, Spoon, Lord Huron, and many more. “The three-day music celebration, now in its 12th year, will take place July 18-20, 2014, at the award-winning Waterfront Park,...
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Third Man Records Reissues White Stripes ‘Elephant’ singles

January 13, 2014
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It’s hard to believe that last year was the 10 year anniversary of the White Stripes’ landmark Elephant. Elton John declared it the best rock ‘n’ roll album since Nirvana’s Nevermind, and the Stripes had their first bona fide smash as soon as the instantly iconic bassline for “Seven Nation Army” hit alt radio....
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City Slang: Jack White tribute album about to drop

November 12, 2013
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City Slang: Jack White tribute album about to drop

Despite his tender 38 years, Jack White is the subject of a tribute album, available November 19. Too soon? We think so. On the plus side though, the artists performing White’s compositions are more than a little interesting. According to Consequence of Sound, “Rockin’ Legends Pay Tribute to Jack White contains covers of White’s...
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SXSW 2012 Day 3: Dispatch from Austin

March 19, 2012
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SXSW 2012 Day 3: Dispatch from Austin

The Hounds Below, officially the main project of The Von Bondies’ Jason Stollsteimer, stayed busy with multiple shows scheduled each day of SXSW. Even though they’ve been whittled down to a typical rock four-piece from a band that has seen many larger incarnations over the past couple years, the Hounds Below somehow now boast...
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Arse lickers! Jack White does Insane Clown Posse and, um, the essence of some dead dude named Mozart.

August 31, 2011
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Arse lickers! Jack White does Insane Clown Posse and, um, the essence of some dead dude named Mozart.

It’s pretty obvious that Jack White is a master of celebrity. Hell, even old Alice Cooper‘s got nothin’ on him there. And what better platform to sustain said celeb status than on the one erected by our very own Insane Clown Posse on the backs of a million dedicated and well-mannered Juggalos? See, White brought...
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Jack White and Karen Elson ‘D-I-V-O-R-C-E’

June 10, 2011
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Jack White and Karen Elson ‘D-I-V-O-R-C-E’

Jack White’s becoming a Tammy Wynette song! Just received this note today from a Jack White spokesperson, grammatical errors and all: To whom it may concern: karen elson and jack white announce today that they are getting divorced. “we remain dear and trusted friends and co-parents to our wonderful children Scarlett and Henry Lee....
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Jack White’s now a Nashville ambassador

April 18, 2011
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Jack White’s now a Nashville ambassador

Former Detroit haircut and hit-maker Jack White gets named ambassador to Nashville. The honor is real-deal worthy according to Music City mayor Karl Dean, who presented the award to White on Record Store Day outside his Third Man Records spread.  Jerry Lee Lewis (with Jim Keltner,  Steve Cropper) played the event. Each year the...
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Jack White To Debut Rolling Record Store @ SXSW

March 10, 2011
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To celebrate the 2nd anny of his Third Man Records, Jack White and his team have unveiled their latest creation. From ThirdManRecords.com the mobile store will feature… A full menu of Third Man merchandise including 45s, LPs, just like our record shop in nashville, and all new (and exclusive to the truck) Rolling Record...
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