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Jack White Announces Summer Tour In Support Of 'Lazaretto'

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When he’s not trouncing a Swiss polka trio for the Guinness World Record for Fastest Album Release, former White Stripes frontman Jack White is going the more traditional route of album promotion—launching a summer tour.  So, in celebration of Lazaretto, his second solo album, White has announced a summer tour in promotion of the...

Jack White To Challenge Polka Trio For Fastest-Release World Record

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Jack White is planning on doing something interesting for his contribution to this year’s Record Store Day—breaking the Guinness World Record for the “world’s fastest released record…in the history of mankind,” with the vinyl single for “Lazaretto,” a track off of his upcoming solo effort, also titled Lazaretto.

'Inside Llewyn Davis' Gets An All-Star Concert Tribute In NYC

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In case you are wondering what the few people who weren’t watching Breaking Bad were doing on Sunday night, apparently, they were celebrating the folk music of Joel and Ethan Coen’s upcoming film, Inside Llewyn Davis, which is set in the early 1960s Greenwich Village folk music scene/explosion.

Jack White Saves Detroit Masonic Temple By Paying An Outstanding Tax Bill

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Detroit's Masonic Temple owes a debt of gratitude to musician Jack White, since, thanks to him, the building escaped foreclosure. Word from Detroit news station WXYZ is that White was the mystery donor who paid off the temple's outstanding tax bill of $142,000 thus keeping it from closing its doors to the public. No too shabby eh?

Radiohead Records New Material At Jack White's Studio

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Well, here’s something for fans of modern rock to go ga-ga about: some kind of ambiguous collaboration is in the air between Radiohead and former White Stripes frontman Jack White.  The collaboration was first hinted at Bonnaroo, and was then confirmed by White himself.  But don’t expect to be hearing White wail away on a Radiohead track anytime soon.

Jack White Say's He Will Never Start Another Band

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Almost a month after the surprising break-up of the White Stripes, Jack White has announced that he will never form another band. From here on out White will keep his musical focus on The Raconteurs, The Dead Weather and whatever solo work he develops. "I won't join another band again," White told Q magazine. "Three's enough for one...

The White Stripes Call It Quits

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The White Stripes are breaking up. That's the long and short if it. According to a post on the band's official website, Jack White and Meg White are wrapping up their successful collaboration. “It is for a myriad of reasons, but mostly to preserve what is beautiful and special about the band have it stay that way," the statement reads. Read the entire statement...

Jack White Battles Fans Over Ebay Auctions Of Rare Vinyl

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Jack White is catching some heat from fans lately—the White Stripes frontman has been selling limited edition releases from his own Third Man Records label “to the highest bidder on eBay rather than through the Nashville, Tenn. label's usual outlets,” according to Spinner.  Gasp!  The horror!

The White Stripes Set To End Hiatus, Begin Recording Soon

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White Stripes fans, rejoice: after having hinted at a possible end to the band’s hiatus back in April, Jack White announced during an interview with Vanity Fair this month that he and Meg White will be begin recording new Whites Stripes material soon, now that Jack’s five million and seven side endeavors, along with various White Stripes projects, are out of the...

The Dead Weather Announce Blue Blood Blues Release As Triple Decker Record

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Jack White is staying a busy man with the latest activity involving him talking one his bands, The Dead Weather, up through a release from his record label and store, Third Man Records. The band has just announced that they will be releasing "Blue Blood Blues" in three cool formats with the coolest version being a "Triple Decker Record." Designed by Mr....

Watch: Jack White Performs Mother Nature's Son At White House

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Last month, we gave you a little snippet of how it all went down at the White House as Paul McCartney was honored with the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. We saw the joyous event that got President Obama, his wife, Jack White, Dave Grohl, Stevie Wonder and more up on their feet as they all sung along to the classic tune, "Hey Jude." Now, we've got another clip for you courtesy of PBS (via...

Bonnaroo 2010: The Dead Weather

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When rumors of Jack White's new band, The Dead Weather started circulating over a year ago, it was referred to as a 'side-project' of his. Referring to The Dead Weather as simply a side project of Jack White is like saying Them Crooked Vultures is a Dave Grohl side-project. The Dead Weather are their own beast, their own band. They're the band that Jack White would have started if he hadn't...

Conan O'Brien Records Rockabilly Concert In Nashville For Vinyl Release

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Having gone from hosting "the greatest franchise in television history" to moving to a TBS George Lopez pre-show to touring the United States in a big bus, Conan O’Brien’s odyssey of the past several months probably isn’t the career arc he had been shooting for when he first dreamt of making it in show business (although, in terms of his fans, the bearded Coco can...