Posts tagged "raconteurs"

Dead Weather Forecast 2015 LP With ‘Open Up’-Led Singles Series

Over the summer, the biggest news involving Jack White centered on his ugly split from ex Karen Elson. The prolific rocker mainly stayed quiet until…
Dan Reilly / October 2, 2013

Rad Mashup: Lady Gaga vs. Raconteurs

Yes, the mashup craze came and went, but sometimes it's worth revisiting -- like when a bedroom producer tempers the oft-acerbic rants of Lady Gaga…
Peter Gaston / February 2, 2010

WATCH: Brendan Benson Performs on SPIN’s Rooftop!

There are few better places to spend a warm summer evening than a rooftop with friends and beers. But when you're on the roof of…
Ray Padgett / September 1, 2009

Jack White’s Label Offers Subscription Service

Never one to idly embrace the record industry's status quo -- see the Raconteurs' rush-released second album, or the Dead Weather's secret live debut --…
Peter Gaston / July 6, 2009

Jack White Plans Solo Album

Considering Jack White's ever-expanding roster of bands -- the White Stripes, the Raconteurs, and the Dead Weather -- it's completely understandable that he'd crave some…
Melissa Goldstein / June 9, 2009

White Stripes’ White Wedding Surprise

Those White Stripes. They really know how to keep us guessing. First the whole Chinatown-style "are you family members or are you lovers?" mystery, and…
Melissa Goldstein / May 27, 2009

Jack White’s Dead Weather Announce Tour

Jack White's new band the Dead Weather will hit the road this summer on a 25-date North American tour in support of their debut album,…
William Goodman / May 11, 2009

White Stripes Record Songs for New Album

And the award for best multi-tasker goes to... (drum roll please): Jack White!
William Goodman / May 8, 2009

Jack White Forms New Band

Alison Mosshart, vocalist for punk minimalists the Kills, and Jack White have joined forces as the Dead Weather, a new band also featuring White's Raconteur…
William Goodman / March 12, 2009

Free Download: Raconteurs Live!

As saw first hand, the Raconteurs' performance at the 2008 installment of the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival was truly jaw-dropping in its musicianshi…
Melissa Goldstein / January 8, 2009

First Look: The Raconteurs’ New Video

In the just released music video for "Old Enough," a blue grass-tinged ditty off the Raconteurs' new album Consolers of the Lonely, the quartet's 19th…
William Goodman / November 12, 2008

Jack White on ‘Bond’ Duet With Alicia Keys: We “Screamed and Moaned”

For R&B songstress Alicia Keys, collaborating with rock'n'roll heavyweight Jack White on "Another Way to Die," the theme song for Quantum of Solace and the…
William Goodman / August 21, 2008

Bonnaroo Reviewed: The Raconteurs

No band amalgamated the array of Bonnaroo’s signature sounds — blues, guitar virtuosity, indelibly American rock’n’roll — quite like the Raconteurs in their Friday evening…
Peter Gaston / June 15, 2008