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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 »

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 »

The real best music video of the week is this: the debut effort from Tyler Breeze, bad-guy male model character in WWE’s developmental system, a sort of excessively narcissistic take on pre-personal journey Derek Zoolander. I didn’t put it on this week’s list because it’s not, strictly speaking, a good music video. But if you… More »

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Jack White Saves Detroit’s Masonic Temple, Which Will Name Theater After Him

It was reported over the weekend that an anonymous donor paid $142K in back taxes owed by Detroit’s Masonic Temple, the largest of its kind…
Claire Lobenfeld | June 4, 2013 - 5:55 pm
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Hear Jack White Cover Loretta Lynn In The Third Man Vinyl Recording Booth

On Record Store Day, Jack White's Third Man Records debuted their analog vinyl recording booth, which allows patrons to crank out quickie two-minute records. During…
Tom Breihan | April 23, 2013 - 11:34 am

Check Out Third Man’s Vinyl Record Recording Booth

Record Store Day is upon us -- this Saturday, 4/20 to be exact -- and Jack White, ambassador of the whole shebang, and his Nashville…
Claire Lobenfeld | April 16, 2013 - 2:28 pm

Great Gatsby Soundtrack To Feature New Songs By Jay-Z, The xx, Lana Del Rey, Beyoncé & André 3000

As we reported earlier this year, Jay-Z had a large hand in the music component of the upcoming Baz Lurhmann's film adaptation of F. Scott…
Claire Lobenfeld | April 4, 2013 - 11:09 am
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Watch Jack White On VH1’s “For What It’s Worth”

VH1 just aired the debut episode of a new show, "For What It's Worth," exploring "the intricate world of music and pop culture memorabilia" from…
Liz Pelly | February 23, 2013 - 4:18 pm
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Jack White Named Ambassador Of Record Store Day 2013

Yesterday, I was walking through the Brooklyn neighborhood to which I moved not three weeks ago, when I fell upon an indie video store that…
Michael Nelson | February 19, 2013 - 2:58 pm
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The 10 Least Boring Moments From The 2013 Grammys

About two thirds of the way through last night's endless Grammy ceremony, Justin Timberlake ambled onstage for the second time, this time to flank Recording…
Tom Breihan | February 11, 2013 - 2:38 pm
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Watch Frank Ocean, Jack White, Miguel Perform At The Grammys

The Grammys! We spent altogether too much of last night watching and talking about them, and now it's time to pick through the refuse for…
Tom Breihan | February 11, 2013 - 9:20 am
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Gibby Haynes And Jack White – “Paul’s Not Home” (Adrenalin O.D. Cover)

There was a lively conversation in the m b v comments yesterday regarding the subject of taking drugs to enhance (or not) one's experience listening…
Michael Nelson | February 6, 2013 - 3:02 pm
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Watch Jack White Play Austin City Limits

I'm having special levels of good feeling toward Jack White right now, after watching my Baltimore Ravens advance in the playoffs in Ray Lewis's last-ever…
Tom Breihan | January 7, 2013 - 9:29 am
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Watch Jack White’s Winter In Portlandia Cameo

On Portlandia's special holiday episode, there was a sketch in which Fred Armisen played a nervous, vintage-gear-obsessed studio engineer who uses the phrase Pet Sounds
Tom Breihan | December 17, 2012 - 10:22 am

Watch Jack White Play Conan

Jack White and Conan O'Brien have a long history together. During the peak of their meteoric rise, the White Stripes played a week-long residency at
Tom Breihan | December 11, 2012 - 8:50 am
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Jack White Addresses Lady Gaga Drama

A couple days ago, as part of a "First Look" online teaser for their new print edition, Esquire UK shared a few quotes from their…
Michael Nelson | December 5, 2012 - 1:58 pm
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MOJO’s Top 20 Albums Of 2012

The metal rag Decibel was the first prominent publication to drop a year-end best-albums list, but MOJO, that boomer-friendliest of all the major UK rock…
Tom Breihan | November 26, 2012 - 1:05 pm
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Check Out The Third Man Records Novelty Lounge

Jack White's Third Man Records Nashville headquarters now has a new feature: A tourist-attraction sort of deal called the Novelty Lounge. The room is filled…
Tom Breihan | November 20, 2012 - 10:06 am
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Jack White – “Dead Leaves and the Dirty Ground” (Live At Third Man Records)

Jack White has a history of releasing music and merch in cool and unusual ways; his new "Vault Package 14" may not be among his
Michael Nelson | October 25, 2012 - 4:13 pm
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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I spent a pretty good chunk of the week in transit to or from New York, or doing New York things while I was i…
Tom Breihan | October 12, 2012 - 2:53 pm
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Jack White – “I’m Shakin'” Video

Today, Jack White dropped the video for "I'm Shakin'," the fired-up Little Willie John video that appeared on his still-great album Blunderbuss. White's been famously…
Tom Breihan | October 10, 2012 - 12:52 pm
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Jack White Pisses Off Radio City Audience

On Saturday night, Jack White played a sold out Radio City Music Hall. Problem is, he only played for 45 minutes, something that incited the…
Corban Goble | October 1, 2012 - 9:40 am
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Outside Lands 2012 In Photos

Over the weekend, thousands of fans flocked to this year’s Outside Lands at Golden Gate Park. Overcast and chilly weather was offset by the fire…
Andrew Youssef | August 13, 2012 - 6:19 pm
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