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The Greenhornes: Ain’t No Easy Way Out

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Considering their collective and altogether impressive pedigree, The Greenhornes are as delightfully unassuming as they come for an American rock ‘n’ roll band that enjoys the kind of whiplash praise they receive and the esteemed company they keep.

21 Dec 2010 | 2 comments | More

Dean Fertita of Dead Weather to Release Solo Album, Hello=Fire

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Dean Fertita, The Dead Weather and Queens of the Stone Age’s keyboardist/guitarist and former touring member of The Raconteurs, takes on a new role, as frontman in his solo project, Hello=Fire.

15 Nov 2010 | More

The Greenhornes Set to Return in November

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On November 9th, 2010, the Greenhornes (aka Craig Fox, Jack Lawrence and Patrick Keeler) will release their first studio effort since 2002 — **** (Four Stars) — via Third Man Records.

4 Oct 2010 | More

White Stripes to Release “Let’s Shake Hands” Outtakes, Raconteurs Live LP via Vault

Third Man Records announced today that the White Stripes will exclusively release outtakes from the “Let’s Shake Hands” recording sessions in March 1998 to Platinum members of the Vault subscription service. This is the first time in the White Stripes celebrated career that they have released outtakes from any studio session.

14 Oct 2009 | 1 comment | More

Brendan Benson Set for Fall U.S. Tour

Starting November 13th in St. Louis, MO., singer-songwriter Brendan Benson will embark on a month-long U.S. tour in support of the recently released My Old, Familiar Friend.

9 Oct 2009 | More

Brendan Benson Thinks It’s Nice to be Nice

Living in the South suits Brendan Benson well. The slower way of life, the corn fields, the tranquility found in sitting on the porch watching the world go by, and the wide open spaces – it all fits this Detroit native and critically adored singer-songwriter just fine.

10 Aug 2009 | 4 comments | More

Third Man Records To Set Up Shop in NYC for Two Days

When Jack White rolls into the big city next week with the Dead Weather to headline Terminal 5, so too will a pop-up shop for his Nashville-based imprint, Third Man Records. On July 16 and 17th, a mini-store will open at 131 Chrystie Street (between Broome and Delancey) in downtown Manhattan…

8 Jul 2009 | More

Brendan Benson Confirms Fourth Solo Record

Brendan Benson already had three critically acclaimed albums under his belt long before he became a broken boy soldier with fellow Raconteur Jack White. But just as White is busy with a little band called The Dead Weather at the moment, so too is Benson…

18 Jun 2009 | More

New Raconteurs Album Alive and Kickin, Says Jack and Brendan (on MySpace!)

A “conversation” betwixt lead Raconteurs Brendan Benson and Jack White has appeared on MySpace this morning, intended, we surmise, to …Read the Rest

27 Aug 2007 | More