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Q&A: Noel Gallagher On Kanye, Beck, Beyoncé, Moz, Jack White, Black Keys, & 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 »

By: Ryan Leas / February 23, 2015 - 2:41 pm

Jack White – “That Black Bat Licorice” Interactive Video

Jack White’s solo album Lazaretto is nearly a year old now, and it hasn’t run out of steam yet. White just made a new video for “That Black Bat Licorice,” the unhinged rocker he played on The Tonight Show earlier this month. Or, rather, he made three different videos for the song. And thanks to… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 18, 2015 - 10:21 am

SNL 40: Watch Justin Timberlake Rap The History Of SNL, Taylor Swift Act In “The Californians,” Miley Cyrus Cover Paul Simon, Kanye West Sing “Wolves” & Appear In “Wayne’s World”

Saturday Night Live’s 40th anniversary celebration is going on right now, and pretty much every famous person ever is there. Notable musicians in attendance include Paul McCartney, Kanye West, Win Butler, Taylor Swift, Jack White, Paul Simon, Justin Timberlake (along with the rest of N*SYNC), Bon Jovi, Elvis Costello, Debbie Harry, Miley Cyrus, and a… More »

By: James Rettig / February 15, 2015 - 9:05 pm

Jack White Posts Open Letter To Journalists In Response To Guacgate

In a move that will surely get even more articles written about him, Jack White has posted an open letter on his website addressing “journalists and other people looking for drama or a diva” in response to all of the press that stemmed from this month’s guacamole incident at the University Of Oklahoma. The blog… More »

By: James Rettig / February 15, 2015 - 6:50 pm

Arcade Fire, Kanye West, Jack White, Taylor Swift, Fiona Apple Among The Guests For SNL’s Huge 40th Anniversary Special

Saturday Night Live will celebrate its 40th anniversary this Sunday night, and the list of musical guest stars is absolutely insane. The special will take place over the course of three and a half hours and will feature appearances by 50 Cent, Arcade Fire, Backstreet Boys, Elvis Costello, Debbie Harry, Paul Simon, Fiona Apple, Jack… More »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / February 13, 2015 - 5:26 pm

Jack White – “Blue Light, Red Light (Someone’s There)” (Harry Connick, Jr. Cover)

We’ve been hearing a lot about Jack White lately — from his ridiculous rider and accompanying guacamole recipe to the limited edition oddities he’s hocking to the Grammy he won last weekend — but it’s been a while since we’ve heard any new music. In November of last year, White released the Lazaretto track “Would… More »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / February 11, 2015 - 1:10 pm

10 Tour Riders Crazier Than Jack White’s

There was a time when being a star meant getting away with whatever you wanted, whenever you wanted. Tales of trashing hotel rooms just for fun, drinking, smoking, and snorting everything in sight, lines of groupies waiting outside tour busses, and even, in some unfortunate cases, taking part in sexual activities that are at best… More »

By: Cory D. Byrom / February 11, 2015 - 10:12 am

Preview Jack White, Bruce Springsteen, & Neil Young Covering Bob Dylan At The MusiCares Person Of The Year Gala

As part of last weekend’s Grammy festivities, Bob Dylan was honored as MusiCares Person Of The Year. You probably heard about him trash-talking Merle Haggard and others, but there was also a bunch of tribute performances by a litany of music legends. The video below excerpts speeches by Dylan, Jimmy Carter, and NARAS president Neil… More »

By: Chris DeVille / February 10, 2015 - 1:41 pm

Grammys 2015: Winners List

The 2015 Grammys are have officially begun. We’ll be updating this post with the winners as they’re announced throughout the night. Winners will be appear in bold. To discuss all the performances and winners, check out our comment party. And go here for all the weird memes and best GIFs and tweets the night i… More »

By: Caitlin White / February 8, 2015 - 6:13 pm

Bob Dylan Disses His Critics And Gets Covered By Jack White, Beck, And Bruce Springsteen At MusiCares Tribute

Last night, Bob Dylan was honored with the Person Of The Year award at the 2015 MusiCares Gala. Jack White, Beck, Bruce Springsteen, Neil Young, Willie Nelson, Crosby, Stills, & Nash, Sheryl Crow, Norah Jones, Alanis Morissette, and more performed Dylan’s songs throughout the event, but Dylan did not end up performing himself. Instead, after… More »

By: James Rettig / February 7, 2015 - 12:31 pm

Jack White’s Agency Blacklists University Of Oklahoma After School Paper Publishes His Ridiculous Rider

Jack White is about as private as big rock stars get, and he does not like his private info getting leaked. The University Of Oklahoma found this out after a school paper printed White’s tour rider before he played at the school’s McCasland Field House on Monday. White was paid $80,000 for the show, and… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 6, 2015 - 4:27 pm

Watch Jack White Play An Unhinged “That Black Bat Licorice” On The Tonight Show

Jack White is getting to be nearly as tight with Jimmy Fallon as he always has been with Conan O’Brien. Last year, White appeared on Fallon’s Tonight Show twice: Once with Neil Young, and once on his own. And last night, White was back on the show again, keeping the promotional cycle for his LazarettoMore »

By: Tom Breihan / February 6, 2015 - 8:57 am

Check Out The Jack White Scratch-Off Concert Poster

Jack White loves limited edition oddities, and he especially loves limited edition oddities that have something to do with him. Back in 2012, we wrote about a very limited edition “Triple Decker Poster” (which sold for $280) designed by Matthew Jacobson, of which there were only 75 made to accompany the release of Blunderbuss. Jacobso… More »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / February 5, 2015 - 11:08 am

Watch Jack White Perform With Q-Tip At MSG

Jack White brought out Q-Tip during the encore of his show at Madison Square Garden last night to do a few songs. Q came out for the back half of White’s Lazaretto track “That Black Bat Licorice,” and then performed A Tribe Called Quest’s “Excursions.” Watch video from the show and check out a setlist… More »

By: James Rettig / January 31, 2015 - 9:14 am

Stream Jack White’s MSG Concert Live On Pandora

Jack White is currently on tour in support of 2014’s Lazaretto and tonight he’ll be performing at New York’s iconic venue Madison Square Garden. To mark the occasion, Pandora is streaming the entire show live via White’s Pandora station. The concert starts at 9 PM, and if you live in New York, you probably can’t… More »

By: Caitlin White / January 30, 2015 - 8:59 pm

Jack White Just Wants To Have Coffee With Weird Al

Tomorrow night, two nights after he brought Loretta Lynn and the Raconteurs to the stage in Nashville, Jack White will headline Madison Square Garden. Run The Jewels will open. And for those of us who aren’t anywhere new New York, White will offer a live recording of the album on Pandora, streaming it live and… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 29, 2015 - 1:38 pm

Watch Last Night’s Surprise Raconteurs Reunion In Nashville

Last night, Jack White played a big show at Bridgestone Arena, in his adapted hometown of Nashville, and he brought some surprises. During the encore, he reunited with the Raconteurs, his band with Brendan Benson, and they played the Raconteurs songs “Salute Your Solution” and “Steady As She Goes.” He also brought out the country… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 29, 2015 - 9:51 am

Jack White, Eddie Vedder, 50 Cent Get Their Own Topps Baseball Cards

Jack White is getting his own baseball card! And he’s not even sad! (Oh boy, remember that meme? How time flies…) According to The Detroit Free Press, White will appear on a First Pitch Insert card in the 2015 Topps Series 1 set. On the card, he’s rocking a vintage Detroit Tigers jersey for hi… More »

By: James Rettig / January 21, 2015 - 9:43 pm

Run The Jewels Are Opening For Jack White At MSG

You know who should play together? Run The Jewels and Jack White. SAID NO ONE EVER HAHAHA. Oh wait, I guess Jack White said it. Because when White’s tour comes to NYC’s Madison Square Garden later this month, RTJ will be the special-guest opening act. And as El-P explains:… More »

By: Michael Nelson / January 8, 2015 - 4:22 pm

Taylor Swift Beats Frozen As 2014’s Top Selling Album, Jack White Sells The Most Vinyl

Taylor Swift’s 1989 has eked out the Frozen soundtrack to become the best-selling album of the year. 1989 has sold 3.66 million copies since it was released back in October compared to Frozen’s 3.53 million, according to Billboard. This is the second time that Swift has had the top selling album after she sold 3.22… More »

By: James Rettig / December 31, 2014 - 1:02 pm
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