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Nostalgia Salesmen Jack White & Julian Casablancas Attempt To Outrun The Past

I was a churchgoing Goody Two-Shoes with a straight-A report card until my senior year of high school, when the Strokes and White Stripes turned…
Chris DeVille | March 14, 2018 - 11:50 am

10 Best Songs

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: 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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Watch Pearl Jam Cover The White Stripes

Pearl Jam played a hometown show at Seattle's Safeco Field last night, and as usual their set was speckled with covers. One of them found…
Chris DeVille | August 9, 2018 - 9:41 am

Watch Arctic Monkeys Cover The White Stripes In Detroit

The line that opens the new Arctic Monkeys album Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino -- and probably the most relatable line on the whole LP…
Tom Breihan | August 2, 2018 - 8:53 am

Jack White Plays “Icky Trump” At Gov Ball: “You Can’t Be A President And A Prostitute, Too, Trump”

This isn’t the first time Jack White has called out Donald Trump. Two years ago he realized that the title of his 2007 White Stripes…
Gil Green | June 4, 2018 - 11:14 am

Jack White Covers Al Capone, Disses DJ Khaled

Next week, Jack White will return with Boarding House Reach, his third solo album. And it looks like the album will take some unexpected turns,…
Tom Breihan | March 12, 2018 - 9:04 am

Watch The White Stripes Play “We’re Going To Be Friends” At A New Zealand Elementary School In 2003

Way back in November of 2003, when they were at the absolute peak of their powers, the White Stripes, for whatever reason, played a quick…
Tom Breihan | November 21, 2017 - 10:41 am

The White Stripes Reissuing First Three Albums On Cassette For The First Time

Cassette Store Day -- the cousin to Record Store Day where you can buy those plastic things that evoke such memories in many of us…
Tom Breihan | October 11, 2017 - 11:24 am

Stream The White Stripes’ First-Ever Show From 20 Years Ago Today

All year, Third Man Records is celebrating the White Stripes' 20 year anniversary as a band -- including the 10-year anniversary of Icky Thump last…
James Rettig | July 14, 2017 - 10:27 am

Third Man Announces Deluxe Reissue Of White Stripes’ Icky Thump Which Came Out 10 Years Ago Today

The White Stripes' Icky Thump turns 10 today, and to celebrate, Third Man Records announced that a deluxe reissue of the album will be out…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 19, 2017 - 12:03 pm

Jack White Announces Children’s Book We’re Going To Be Friends

"We're Going To Be Friends" is a twee ballad about innocent childhood kinship from the White Stripes' White Blood Cells, and now it will be…
Chris DeVille | May 19, 2017 - 1:37 pm

Jack White Is Selling “Icky Trump” Shirts

The White Stripes came together earlier this week to make their first statement as a band in a long time, decrying the use of "Seven…
Chris DeVille | October 6, 2016 - 2:54 pm

The White Stripes Denounce Use Of “Seven Nation Army” In Pro-Trump Video

The White Stripes have issued their first statement as a band in quite a while in response to the use of "Seven Nation Army" in…
James Rettig | October 4, 2016 - 5:36 pm

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
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