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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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Early Jack White Singles Found Hidden In Furniture

In the early 2000s, Jack White was in the Upholsterers, a short-lived project with fellow Detroit musician and drummer Brian Muldoon (of the Muldoons). The…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 18, 2014 - 1:21 pm
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Bestselling Vinyl Of 2014 Includes Jack White, Beck, Lana Del Rey

The comeback is real: vinyl now makes up about 3.5% of album sales -- still not a huge number in the scheme of things, but…
James Rettig | December 12, 2014 - 12:08 pm
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Jack White Launches THIRD-D Virtual Reality App

When you think of virtual reality, dustbowl fetishist and noted technophobe Jack White is presumably not the first artist who comes to mind. And yet…
Tom Breihan | December 9, 2014 - 4:48 pm

2015 Grammy Nominees Announced

UPDATE: Read our breakdown of the nominations here. // The Academy Of Recording Arts And Sciences has been announcing Grammy nominations…
Tom Breihan | December 5, 2014 - 9:02 am
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Watch Jack White Discuss Paramount Records On CBS This Morning

Jack White was on the Saturday edition of CBS This Morning today to discuss the Paramount Records reissue project The Rise & Fall Of Paramount
James Rettig | November 29, 2014 - 11:41 am

Jack White – “Parallel” (Dean Fertita Cover)

Jack White just put out Lazaretto track "Would You Fight For My Love?" as a 7-inch and the B-side on that release is a cover…
James Rettig | November 24, 2014 - 6:11 pm

Jack White Spoke At Yale Last Night

Jack White was part of a panel at Yale last night that also included pioneering rock critic Greil Marcus plus fellow music biz figures Dean…
Chris DeVille | October 29, 2014 - 4:08 pm
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Watch Jack White Perform On Ellen & Talk About Injuries & Video Games

Jack White has long been a regular on late-night TV, and now it looks like he's branching out into daytime as well. Earlier today, White…
Tom Breihan | October 9, 2014 - 5:03 pm
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Jack White Announces Big Nashville, NYC, Ellen Gigs

I've been to a lot of shows at Madison Square Garden, and the best one I ever saw was probably the White Stripes, with Grinderman…
Tom Breihan | October 6, 2014 - 1:52 pm

Bob Dylan To Be Honored By Beck, Jack White, The Black Keys, Eddie Vedder At 2015 MusiCares Gala

Bob Dylan has been named as the 2015 MusiCares Person Of The Year by The National Academy Of Recording Arts And Sciences, the same organization…
James Rettig | September 23, 2014 - 6:39 pm
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Foo Fighters Sort Of Respond To Jack White Dis, Jack White Sort Of Apologizes

When he was playing Boston's Fenway Park last night, Jack White went into a pretty funny tirade against Rolling Stone, and he also made a…
Tom Breihan | September 18, 2014 - 4:42 pm
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Hear Jack White Clown Rolling Stone, Foo Fighters From The Stage

Last night, Jack White played a show at Boston's Fenway Park, and he opened it up by making fun of the Foo Fighters for having…
Tom Breihan | September 18, 2014 - 11:04 am
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Watch Jack White’s Hour-Long Interview With Dan Rather

Since leaving the CBS News anchor desk in 2006, Dan Rather has been producing news programs for AXS TV, including a show called The Big
James Rettig | September 17, 2014 - 11:15 pm
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Preview Dan Rather’s Big Bro-Down With Jack White

Dan Rather's next subject for his Big Interview series is Jack White, and now you can see a short preview for it. In the intro…
Miles Bowe | September 15, 2014 - 5:15 pm
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Jack White – “Would You Fight For My Love?” Video

Jack White has a new haircut, and he made a music video to show it off. It's a relatively bold look, a short-on-top pompadour with…
Tom Breihan | September 12, 2014 - 10:29 am
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Watch Jack White’s Acoustic Take Away Show At A French Chateau

La Blogotheque's "Take Away Shows" video series are a Dogme 95-style thing in which bands perform entirely acoustic in unexpected French locations, with no effects…
Tom Breihan | September 4, 2014 - 4:13 pm

Watch Jack White Cover Beck’s “Devil’s Haircut” In San Francisco

Jack White did a short cover of Beck's "Devil's Haircut" during his show in San Francisco. The two artists have done a lot together recently:…
James Rettig | August 23, 2014 - 1:32 pm
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Watch Nurse Hopper’s Creepy Video From Jack White’s Immersive Medical-Themed Concert

Back in July, Jack White had a shitload of fun putting on a secret show in London built like a piece of interactive theater (and…
Miles Bowe | August 19, 2014 - 5:58 pm
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Hear Some Of Jack White’s Lazaretto Demos

News recently circulated that Lazaretto, Jack White's new solo album, has sold more vinyl albums in a single year than anything since Pearl Jam's Vitalogy
Tom Breihan | August 6, 2014 - 12:33 pm

Osheaga 2014: Lorde, The Replacements, HAIM, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, & More

More than most North American cities, Montreal gets it right when it comes to hosting music festivals. Fortunate enough to have a setting like Parc…
Adrien Begrand | August 4, 2014 - 1:30 pm
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