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The 10 Best White Stripes Songs

The White Stripes were Occam's razor manifested as rock. Underneath the misdirection and mythology, it was just two people, wearing three colors, obsessed with one…
Carl Williott | February 26, 2014 - 1:09 pm

Deconstructing

Deconstructing: 10 Years Of The White Stripes Elephant And Exploding Hearts Guitar Romantic

The bar scene at Ohio University, where I was finishing up my freshman year this time 10 years ago, is a heavy-handed metaphor. Along the…
Chris DeVille | April 1, 2013 - 1:47 pm

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Jack White’s 10 Weirdest Merch Items

Sure, Radiohead have come up with some cool merch in their day but they've got nothing on potential collaborator Jack White. Think about…
Aaron Lariviere | June 11, 2012 - 2:02 pm

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It Might Not Get Loud: Watch Jimmy Page Talk And Jack White Play Acoustic On Jools Holland Season Premiere

UK music institution Later... With Jools Holland kicked off its new season last night with a round of big stars including Kings Of Leon, M83,…
Chris DeVille | September 14, 2016 - 8:08 am

The White Stripes – “City Lights” Video (Dir. Michel Gondry)

When they were running the world, the White Stripes had a fruitful working collaboration with Michel Gondry, arguably the single greatest music-video director in history.
Tom Breihan | September 12, 2016 - 8:46 am

Watch Jack White Perform A White Stripes Medley On The Tonight Show

Jack White stopped by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night to promote his new career-spanning Acoustic Recordings 1998-2016 compilation. After making fun of…
Peter Helman | September 10, 2016 - 10:46 am

The White Stripes – “City Lights”

Jack White has just announced a collection of acoustic recordings spanning his entire career -- from 1998 - 2016 -- that will be out next…
Collin Robinson | August 11, 2016 - 4:04 pm

The White Stripes’ “Icky Thump” Soundtracks First Justice League Trailer

The first teaser trailer for Zack Snyder's upcoming Justice League movie arrived at San Diego's Comic-Con today. The clip shows Ben Affleck as Bruce Wayne…
Peter Helman | July 23, 2016 - 5:32 pm

Stream Jack White’s “Sugar Never Tasted So Good” From New Live Acoustic Third Man Vault Package

Last year, Jack White announced that he'd take a hiatus from playing live. But first, he'd embark on one more goofy project in a career…
Tom Breihan | April 4, 2016 - 11:40 am

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

Watch Brandon Flowers Cover The White Stripes’ “Fell In Love With A Girl” At MoPop

After a bit of rain trouble and threats of cancellation, Brandon Flowers ended up performing at Detroit's MoPop festival last night, and in addition to…
Peter Helman | July 26, 2015 - 1:21 pm

Watch Foo Fighters Cover The White Stripes’ “Seven Nation Army” With Dave Grohl’s Foot Surgeon

Dave Grohl has been milking his leg injury for all its worth -- he made his own special throne to sit on during his recent…
James Rettig | July 20, 2015 - 9:57 am

Jack White Explains Why He Doesn’t Talk To Meg, Doesn’t Like Touring Or NYC In Latest Q&A

Jack White came into his members-only Third Man Records Vault Chat yesterday to answer some fan questions. He addressed his current relationship with Meg (not…
James Rettig | May 25, 2015 - 12:33 pm

Preview A Previously Unreleased White Stripes Recording From Third Man Records’ Latest Vault Package

Every once in a while, Jack White's Third Man Records will take some older music and make vinyl art-objects out of it, sending the results…
Tom Breihan | April 1, 2015 - 1:26 pm

The White Stripes’ Get Behind Me Satan Getting First Ever Vinyl Release And Lenticular Cover

Jack White is no longer Record Store Day ambassador, but he's still lending some fun to the proceedings. This year's RSD will see the White…
Chris DeVille | March 3, 2015 - 3:47 pm

Watch Members Of Arcade Fire, The Strokes, Bon Iver Cover Phil Collins At Pop Vs. Jock

The annual Pop Vs. Jock celebrity basketball game went down today in Montreal as part of Pop Montreal festivities, and as promised, it featured some…
Chris DeVille | September 20, 2014 - 6:38 pm

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 Vic Mensa Cover The White Stripes’ “Seven Nation Army” At Lollapalooza

Up-and-coming Chicago rapper Vic Mensa took some time out of his Lollapalooza set to cover the White Stripes' "Seven Nation Army." I can't tell if…
James Rettig | August 8, 2014 - 7:11 pm

Jack White Calls Black Keys “Watered-Down” White Stripes, Later Apologizes

Earlier this month, the Black Keys discussed their Jack White feud and were pretty sympathetic to the guy -- but now White has talked more…
Miles Bowe | May 30, 2014 - 6:15 pm

Jack White Doesn’t Talk To Meg Anymore, Didn’t Get Enough High Fives From Her

Yesterday Rolling Stone released some snippets from its new cover story on Jack White, including the revelation that at one time wheels were in motion…
Chris DeVille | May 22, 2014 - 6:05 pm

Hear Jurassic 5 Sample The White Stripes On Comeback Single “The Way We Do It”

Jurassic 5 hasn't released any new music since 2006's Feedback. The group broke up the following year but reunited for a few festival appearances last…
James Rettig | May 20, 2014 - 8:52 pm

Watch A Cruise Ship Cover The White Stripes’ “Seven Nation Army”

The central riff from the White Stripes' "Seven Nation Army" long ago ceased being simply a component part of a great rock song and instead…
Tom Breihan | May 12, 2014 - 10:27 am
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