Jack White loves The Stooges and Iggy Pop. White who cites Pop as one of his biggest influences has lots in common with his idol. Both hail from the state of Michigan.
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I need to find a little more information about this Jack White Blue Fender Telecaster Guitar. First of all, it’s beautiful but is it vintage??? What year?? Is it new??? Is it custom???
In the digital era, album covers have become the “lost art” of the record business but feelnumb.com still loves to decode and figure out the details behind a good album cover. Jack White released his first solo album “Blunderbuss” on April 23, 2012 with a pretty plain looking front cover photo of White.
In our opinion the biggest stadium anthems are “We Will Rock You” and “We Are The Champions” by Queen, Rock & Roll Part 2 by Gary Glitter, “Jump Around” by House of Pain and just recently “Seven Nation Army” by The White Stripes. It’s a little different then the average stadium anthem because instead of singing along the crown actually mimics the songs bass line.
I’ve always been intrigued by Jack White’s 1950′s Kay Hollowbody Archtop guitar that he covered in a paper bag. White uses this guitar when performing “Seven Nation Army” with The White Stripes. It was covered in a paper bag to help to stop feedback though the f-holes in the hallowbody.
On June 2, 2010, Paul McCartney received the 3rd Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song which was presented to him by President Obama at The White House. My favorite performance was from Jack White who covered The Beatles song “Mother Natures Son” but he mashed it up with “That Would Be Something” a McCartney solo song from his first post Beatle release the self title album (McCartney).
Jack White and his second wife Karen Elson were married by a shaman on June 1, 2005, aboard a canoe on the Amazon River in Brazil. On June 10, 2011 after six years of marriage they oddly announced they have decided to separate and sent out invitations to friends and family to join them to celebrate their anniversary and impending divorce.
On April 9, 2011, Congresswoman Donna Edwards spoke on the House Floor about all the seniors, servicemen, women and children who would be affected by a government shutdown by using lyrics from The White Stripes’ song “Effect and Cause” from their 2007 album Icky Thump. The Maryland Democrat performed a spoken word cover of the song dedicated to her “Republican colleagues”.
Jack White & Meg White officially split up their marriage in on February 1, 1996. Now, on February 2, 2011 Jack & Meg officially have split up their band The White Stripes as well…
Here is the official message posted on www.thewhitestripes.com on February 2, 2011…
In The White Stripes "Seven Nation Army" video Jack White points to his hand as he begins the third verse to show you where he is from. The reason he is pointing to his hand is because the bottom half of the state of Michigan is shaped like a mitten and people in the state often point […]