Happy 39th Birthday Jack White

Happy Birthday, Jack White! Jack White (né Gillis), often credited as Jack White III, singer, songwriter, record producer, multi-instrumentalist and occasional actor. He was best known as the guitarist, pianist and lead vocalist of The White Stripes until they split in February 2011, as well as a member of The Raconteurs and The Dead Weather. He has recorded two albums as a solo artist, Blunderbuss (number 4 on our year-end list 2012) and …

Today: Get behind me Satan by The White Stripes was released in 2005

Get Behind Me Satan is the fifth album by The White Stripes, released on June 7, 2005. We clearly recognize the “White Stripes sound”, but it is also very different from the earlier albums from the band.It relies much more on piano-driven melodies and experimentation with marimba on “The Nurse” and “Forever For Her (Is Over For Me)”, Get Behind …

Today: Jack White is 38 – Happy Birthday

Happy Birthday, Jack White! Jack White (né Gillis), often credited as Jack White III, singer, songwriter, record producer, multi-instrumentalist and occasional actor. He was best known as the guitarist, pianist and lead vocalist of The White Stripes until they split in February 2011, as well as a member of The Raconteurs and The Dead Weather. He has recorded one album as a solo artist, Blunderbuss (number 4 on our year-end list 2012) …

Jack White and Bob Dylan – The Connection

“He’s very good at making sure you don’t know him.” – Jack White(laughing) on his friendship with Bob Dylan (To Rolling Stone Magazine) The real connection between these to artists is of course their love of music, the love of blues and country music. Are there other similarities? The pencil-thin mustache, Jack White versus Jack Frost and the cool hats …

Jack White on Austin City Limits 2013

Paste magazine made me aware of this excellent performance from Jack White Paste Magazine: Jack White kicked off the second half of Austin City Limit’s 38th season with a 12-song performance of both intensity and familiarity. (Read more)   Bathed in blue light Jack White gives us songs from several of his projects, including, White Stripes, Raconteurs, his soloalbum and …

Video premiere: Jack White – I’m Shakin’

Music video for Jack White’s “I’m Shakin’” directed by Dori Oskowitz. From Jack White ‘s debut Album BLUNDERBUSS. In the black-and-blue tinged video, Jack goes head-to-head against Jack in an sing-out between giants. So who’s your favourite Jack, the White or the black one? – Hallgeir