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A lighthearted mid-’90s romantic comedy starring Tim Robbins, Meg Ryan, and Walter Matthau does not seem like the most obvious place to learn about the intersection of physics, math, and philosophy, but watching 1994’s IQ is how I discovered that, theoretically, you can never truly get where you’re going. Matthau plays Albert Einstein, who spends… More »

It’s been a lifetime since Gwen Stefani was chanting “B-A-N-A-N-A-S,” even longer still since the Velvet Underground and Nico drew on Warhol’s interpretation of the tropical fruit as a muse. But this year it felt as though there was a resurgence in banana culture, a rekindled appreciation for our innocent, fair-weather, potassium-rich yellow friends. Maybe… More »

Back when I was first becoming an obsessive music fan, Oasis were big for me. I loved everything: the classic albums, of course, but also the mid-period stuff most people dismiss. As I got older, those last two very underrated albums were special to me, too. I sought out all sorts of Oasis minutiae, from… More »

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SXSW 2016 Film Premieres Include Sky Ferreira Thriller, Death By Audio Doc, Chet Baker Biopic

SXSW 2016 is fast approaching. We already know the full lineup of bands that will descend on Austin next month for the music side of…
Peter Helman | February 2, 2016 - 8:24 pm

Hear Jack White’s Pre-White Stripes Band Two Star Tabernacle Rip Through “Itchy”

Before he formed the White Stripes with his ex-wife Meg White, John Anthony Gillis (the man we all know today as Jack White) played in…
Chris DeVille | January 6, 2016 - 10:40 am
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Check Out Photos & Videos From Third Man Records’ Detroit Opening

Back in June, we reported that Jack White was planning to open a branch of Third Man Records, his Nashville headquarters, in his Detroit hometown.
Tom Breihan | November 30, 2015 - 9:47 am
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Jack White Shows Up At Neighborhood Potluck

Jack White is practically synonymous with his hometown of Detroit, Michigan, but the musician has called Nashville home for a while now. A lot of…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 7, 2015 - 10:01 am
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Courtney Barnett – “Shivers” (The Boys Next Door Cover) (Prod. Jack White)

In a chat with Pitchfork.tv, the great Australian indie rocker Courtney Barnett called out the Boys Next Door/the Birthday Party's 1979 classic "Shivers" as one…
Peter Helman | October 5, 2015 - 8:56 pm
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Watch The Dead Weather’s “Be Still” Live Video

The Dead Weather's new album Dodge And Burn is still a TIDAL exclusive, so chances are you haven't heard it yet. Technically, that means that…
James Rettig | September 24, 2015 - 12:30 pm
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Dead Weather Bassist Has An Extra Finger On New Album Cover

The Dead Weather are putting out their third full-length, Dodge And Burn, next week, and if you're a Tidal subscriber, you can already stream the
Peter Helman | September 19, 2015 - 8:24 pm
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Stream The Dead Weather Dodge And Burn

You might not have caught all the new Dead Weather songs because the lead-up to Dodge And Burn has largely comprised Tidal and Third Man…
Chris DeVille | September 18, 2015 - 10:19 am

Watch The Dead Weather Debut “Mile Markers” In Latest Technique Tutorial

The entirety of the Dead Weather's first new album in five years, Dodge And Burn is great. I know that because I went and listened…
Caitlin White | September 16, 2015 - 11:45 am
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Watch The Dead Weather Play Live For The First Time In Five Years On Colbert

The Dead Weather, Jack White's band with Kills singer Alison Mosshart, hadn't played live in five years before last night. In fact, their last live…
Tom Breihan | September 15, 2015 - 9:57 am
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Black Keys’ Patrick Carney Says Jack White Tried To Fight Him Last Night

Jack White, famously, isn't a big fan of the Black Keys, the world-conquering Ohio blues-rock duo who may have picked up a couple of tricks…
Tom Breihan | September 14, 2015 - 9:00 am
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Watch Jack White Discuss His Drumming Technique And Kit Design

The Dead Weather aren't touring behind their third album Dodge And Burn, but they are incorporating quite a few multimedia efforts to help illuminate their…
Caitlin White | September 10, 2015 - 3:37 pm
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The Dead Weather – “Cop And Go”

Last week I went to a listening party where they confiscated our phones and let us listen to the entire new the Dead Weather album…
Caitlin White | September 4, 2015 - 1:15 pm

Watch The Dead Weather Perform “I Feel Love (Every Million Miles)” Live At Third Man Records

Back in July, Jack White and Alison Mosshart announced Dodge And Burn, the third full-length from their supergroup side project the Dead Weather, and a…
Peter Helman | September 3, 2015 - 6:51 pm
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The Dead Weather – “I Feel Love (Every Million Miles)” Video

Jack White and Alison Mosshart announced last month that their supergroup side project the Dead Weather would release their third full-length, Dodge And Burn, later…
James Rettig | August 17, 2015 - 11:23 am
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Jack White’s New Jay Z Vinyl Has A Concealed Flexi Disc You Access With A Knife

Have we reached peak vinyl? Probably, yeah, and shit like this doesn't help. After already releasing a superfluous box set of eight 7-inch records containing…
James Rettig | July 31, 2015 - 2:37 pm
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Here Are The 2015 MTV VMA Nominations

Who could've predicted that after wagging a foam finger all over Robin Thicke, two years later Miley Cyrus would end up hosting the VMAs? Guess…
Caitlin White | July 21, 2015 - 11:45 am
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The Dead Weather Announce New Album Dodge & Burn

Jack White and Alison Mosshart's supergroup side project the Dead Weather have been releasing a string of singles of the past year-and-a-half in the lead-up…
James Rettig | July 6, 2015 - 10:53 am
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