See also: Our review of Jack White at the Wiltern in May
Our review of Jack White at the Mayan in April
After getting through the prying eyes and loving hands of the security guards at the Shrine last night, one noticed Jack White's rolling record store selling rare ... More >>
As Jerry Seinfeld might say: What's the deal with all these crazy names for musician fan bases, like Lady Gaga's "Little Monsters" and Justin Bieber's "Beliebers"?
It's all wrapped up in the tradition of fan clubs, which have been around at least since 1960 musical Bye Bye Birdie coupled an Elvi ... More >>
*Our slideshow of the performance
*The Top 20 Whitest Musicians of All Time: The Complete List
Better than...all of the Dead Weather albums put together.
The man who built his career on secrets came to the Wiltern last night. Secret marriages, secret sin ... More >>
What do you call it when Axl Rose, Rod Stewart, Gary Oldman and Conan O'Brien converge in downtown Los Angeles on a Monday night? A Jack White show.
From the minute he and his all-female backing band The Peacocks hit the stage at 10 last night ... More >>
*Top 20 Worst Bands of All Time, #15-11
*Top 20 Worst Bands of All Time, #10-6
*Top 20 Worst Bands of All Time: #5-1
What makes a terrible band? Is it being prepared to do the wrong thing, whatever the price? That and a pair of testicles. Only, some of the below groups possess testicles ... More >>
VogueFormer White Stripes singer Jack White and his wife, Karen Elson, are more mature than you.
The two are getting a divorce. But there'll be no "there's a tear in my beer, 'cause I'm cryin' for you, dear," country classic to come out of the split, because they are throwing a party tonigh ... More >>
We thank commenter Toby (on today's Strokes post) for pointing us in the direction of NPR's music blog The Record, which apparently called us out for, are you ready? "Going low-brow" while discussing the demise of revered alt-legends The White Stripes.
This would be amusing enough--after all ... More >>
The White Stripes are no more. Here's the official announcement by the duo (the official White Stripes site is currently down, most likely due to the announcement):
"The White Stripes would like to announce that today, February 2nd, 2011,
their band has officially ended and will make no furt ... More >>
Her Serene Majesty, Meg White
The White Stripes are no more (read their announcement here). Sure, there where the red, black, and white outfits and props, the bare-bones blues riffing and pounding, the preciousness of Lil' Jackie White and all that.
And then there was Meg.
The Serene Majes ... More >>
Erin BroadleyJack White"Make as much noise as you want," recommended The White Stripes: Under Great Northern Lights director Emmett Malloy, before the film's premiere at the SXSW Film Festival on Friday night. In practice, the audience didn't make much noise at all: we were, for the most part ... More >>
Gaz Coombes and Danny Goffey are bona fide Britpop stars in the UK as core members of Supergrass, a band that never fully made it in America. Coombes and Goffey took a hiatus from Supergrass sessions to mess around with some of their favorite tunes as a White Stripes-style "power duo." The resulting ... More >>
Tonight at the Cinefamily at the Silent Movie Theatre on Fairfax: The great Don't Knock the Rock series will present It Came from Detroit, a documentary about the Motor City's garage rock scene. The new film traces the rise of the raw, in-yr-face sound generated by a bunch of delinquents like the ... More >>
If you are the kind of person that actually pays attention to this kind of thing, then
here's a full list of this year's Grammy nominees .
Yes, Amy Winehouse got a ton of nominations, if she can hold it together until the awards area announced. Kanye West got eight, and we can only hope he gets sh ... More >>
The White Stripes have canceled their North American tour, including the band's show on the 19th at the Forum. "Health issues" and Meg White's "acute anxiety" are the keywords.
The White Stripes' Myspace page shows dates even stretching through November in Europe have also been canceled.
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While a few pals questioned the choice to have my co-ed baby shower bash at Boardner's in Hollywood, they soon saw that it wasn't quite what they expected.
This place sure aint the rock dive of yore!
First of all, owner Tricia Labelle has really classed it up, adding and revamping the art deco tou ... More >>