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The Raconteurs – “Bored and Razed”

The Raconteurs have released a new single from their upcoming album Help Us Stranger. "Bored and Razed" premiered yesterday on Zane Lowe's Beats 1 radio show,…
Will Gottsegen / June 11, 2019

The Raconteurs — “Help Me Stranger”

The Raconteurs have released "Help Me Stranger," the band's latest single off their forthcoming album Help Us Stranger. The group also released a video for the song,…
Maggie Serota / May 17, 2019

The Raconteurs Announce North American Tour

Last week, the Raconteurs announced Help Us Stranger, the band's third studio album and their first since 2008's Consolers of the Lonely. Jack White, Brendan…
Will Gottsegen / April 8, 2019

The Raconteurs Announce Help Us Stranger, Their First Album in 11 Years

The Raconteurs have announced the title and release date of their third album. Help Us Stranger is due out June 21 on Third Man, and marks the…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 2, 2019

The Raconteurs Release New Singles “Sunday Driver” and “Now That You’re Gone”

As was originally teased in October, the Jack-White-led supergroup The Raconteurs has released two new songs today, a double A-side single that is the first…
Winston Cook-Wilson / December 19, 2018

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

Brendan Benson Rocks the SPIN Rooftop

Coinciding with the release of My Old, Familiar Friend, Brendan Benson's first solo album in four years, the erstwhile Raconteur took to the rooftop of…
Dan Cook / August 20, 2009

Brendan Benson, ‘My Old, Familiar Friend’ (ATO)

When a songwriting collaboration with Jack White led to a partnership in the Raconteurs, power-pop cultist Brendan Benson tasted success far beyond the scope of…
Barry Walters / August 17, 2009

Exclusive Download: Brendan Benson’s Break-Up Rocker

When Raconteurs co-frontman Brendan Benson isn't onstage rocking out with Jack White, the Detroit native is busy with another one of his fave pastimes --…
William Goodman / July 2, 2009

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