To Hell With Blue Mondays Here’s JACK WHITE With An EDDIE VAN HALEN Guitar

12 October 2020

(Saturday Night Live)

Last Saturday bluesman-at-heart played JACK WHITE
on American TV show Saturday Night Live.

He performed a perfervid firework medley of ‘Ball and Biscuit’,
‘Don’t Hurt Yourself’, ‘Jesus Is Coming Soon’
and the title track of
his 2014 album Lazaretto which he performed with an Eddie Van
Halen
who passed away last Tuesday, only 65.

Jack White said: “I thought it could be a nice gesture for me to use this blue
Eddie Van Halen model guitar that was designed by Eddie. He was very kind to me
and saw to it that this guitar was made for me to my specs. I won’t even insult the
man’s talent by trying to play one of his songs tonight. Thanks again Eddie for
this guitar and rest in peace sir.”

Hit it, Jack

 

THE RACONTEURS Share DONOVAN Cover As Another Track From Their New LP…

Brand new sonic impulses

10 April 2019

THE RACONTEURS announced their new, third, album HELP US STRANGER a few weeks ago. Ahead of its release the band already released a double A-side single. Blues rocker Sunday Driver and sad love song Now That You’re Gone. And here’s another track. A flaring cover of a DONOVAN song, the famous 60s singer-songwriter, viewed by many
as the British Bob Dylan back then. Here’s ‘HEY GYP (DIG THE SLOWNESS)


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THE RACONTEURS: Facebook

(Image on top: debut LP Raconteurs)

Here’s TURN UP THE VOLUME’s Knockout Team For March 2018!…

Killer tracks on repeat this past month

ELEVEN KNOCKOUTS I played on repeat in MARCH!
An explosive cocktail of mighty rippers & heated grooves
activating all my senses and itchy limbs this past month!
TURN UP THE VOLUME! Here’s the March knockout team!

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1/ ‘Human For’ by SUNFLOWER BEAN (Brooklyn, New York)
Perfect pop pearl from staggering new, second full length…
Album: ‘Twentytwo In Blue’ – stream here

2/ ‘Isolation’ by TUBELIGHT (Belgium)
Thrashy garage killer track from thrashy garage killer LP…
Album: ‘Expert By Virtue, Thereof’ – stream here

3/ ‘Mermaids’ by MADONNATRON (London, UK)
Get yourself ready for a groovy voodoo trance!…


4/ ‘Lucky You’
by DRANG (London, UK)
An irresistible, glamorous firework bolide with a dazzling chorus…

Single available here on Bandcamp

5/ ‘All That I Need’ by THE ASSIST (Walsall, West Midlands, England)
Stirring crackerjack to scream along on the top of your lungs…

6/ ‘Higher’ by LEISURE TANK (London, UK)
Fetching, irresistible and wayward jingle jangle spur…

7/ ‘War Paint’ by FRANKIE SIMONE (Portland, Oregon, US)
Simone’s explicit voice & her sensual explosiveness will make your body shake…
LOVE/WARRIOR = debut EP out 1 June – all info here

8/ ‘Connected By Love’ by JACK WHITE (Detroit, US)
Blues passion at its very Jack White‘s best…
Album: ‘Boarding House Reach’ – stream here

9/ ‘Wayne’ by RICH GIRLS (New York, NY, US)
Rich Girls’ sound is timelessly human. It has heart and it has soul…
Album: ‘Black City’ – out April via Tricyle Records

10/ ‘We Almost Failed, Brian (Epilogue II) by CUBS REFRAIN (Toronto, Canada)
Towering electro dynamics, overwhelming duet vocals and a sky-high melody…
Album: ‘Tell Me You Love Me‘ – out April

11/ ‘You & I’ by RUMOURS (Belgium)
Electronic twilight vibration colored with a divine voice…
Album: Debut LP ‘Megamix’ – out now – available on iTunes

See/hear you next month, music junkies

JACK WHITE Launches Clip For ‘OVER AND OVER AND OVER’ Track From Today’s Newly Released Album …

Clips that will have an impact on your eyes and your ears…

23 March 2018

Today, on the very day of the release of his third, roaring and intrepid solo album titled ‘Boarding House Reach‘ blues rock icon JACK WHITE also launched a clip for one of the hottest tracks on the LP. Here’s the kooky video for OVER AND OVER AND OVER

Stream ‘BOARDING HOUSE REACH’ right here…

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JACK WHITE: Website – Facebook – Twitter


New album BOARDING HOUSE REACH – available on iTunes