The White Stripes Take Their Final Bow on 'Conan'

March 24, 2016

In February of 2009 Conan O'Brien was plotting the end of his long-running NBC Late Night show as he prepared for his ill-fated stint as the new host of The Tonight Show. He could have booked nearly any musical act in the world to close out the last episode...


Watch Conan O'Brien Perform 'Seven Nation Army' for Troops

February 4, 2016

Conan O'Brien recently ventured to Qatar to bring his late-night show to U.S. troops stationed in the Middle East. While there, the host performed a rendition of the White Stripes' "Seven Nation Army" alongside Grace Potter and a band of service...


Third Man Releasing LPs From Jack White's Early Bands

January 4, 2016

Three of Jack White's early bands will be the focus of the latest installment in Third Man Records' The Vault series. The 3xLP box set package, complete with other goodies, boasts three live performances recorded at Detroit's Gold Dollar featuring three...



Third Man Records to Release Rare 1999 White Stripes Show

October 5, 2015

The latest installment of Third Man Records' "Vault Package" series will be a taste of the White Stripes' earliest shows, with the label set to release The White Stripes: Live at the Gold Dollar, Vol. III showcasing a 1999 live performance. The...


White Stripes to Release 'Get Behind Me Satan' on Vinyl

March 3, 2015

The White Stripes will celebrate the 10th anniversary of their 2005 LP, Get Behind Me Satan, with the first commercially available vinyl pressing of the album, which arrives on Record Store Day, April 18th, via Jack White's Third Man Records. Get...


Watch Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl's Doctor Cover White Stripes

July 20, 2015

Foo Fighters wrapped up the July leg of their stadium-filling "Throne" tour Sunday night with a second show at Boston's Fenway Park, where the band paid homage to the man who practically made this trek possible: Dave Grohl's orthopedic surgeon....



Jack White to Issue Rare White Stripes Live Recordings on Vinyl

July 7, 2014

As part of his label Third Man Records' "Vault Package" series, Jack White is issuing a live double-LP of rare White Stripes recordings titled Live Under the Lights of the Rising Sun. The duo, which broke up in 2011, recorded the tracks on their first...


Where's Meg White? Jack Speaks Out

May 23, 2014

On July 31st, 2007, the White Stripes played their final concert. The duo returned to the stage — with drummer Meg White on guitar — for Conan O'Brien's last Late Night show two years later, and two years after that confirmed their split in...



Jack White Sings 'Friends' at Folk Gig

December 4, 2013

Jack White was among an all-star cast of musicians who performed in September at a concert held in conjunction with the Coen brothers' new movie, Inside Llewyn Davis. Now video of his folksy take on the White Stripes' "We're Going to Be Friends" is streaming...


The 10 Most Killer Cover Songs of the Past Decade

September 3, 2013

This century has been a golden age for cover songs. Thanks to YouTube, we're always there whenever a band plays a must-hear version of some recent hit or Eighties classic or forgotten rarity, and after years of downloading and Spotify, the borders between...


The New Immortals

March 5, 2013

Back in 2004, Rolling Stone assembled an expert panel of musicians, industry figures and critics to pick the 50 greatest artists of all time. We called these artists "The Immortals." A year later, our panelists expanded the roster to 100 all-time great...


Patti Page, 'Tennessee Waltz' Singer, Dead at 85

January 2, 2013

Pop-country singer Patti Page died on January 1st in Encinitas, California. She was 85. Born Clara Ann Fowler, Page was the best-selling female artist of the 1950s and had 19 gold and 14 platinum singles. Page landed on the charts 111 times, and her...


Wanda Jackson Covers the White Stripes - Song Premiere

November 12, 2013

Click to listen to Wanda Jackson's 'In the Cold, Cold Night' Wanda Jackson's enticing and mysterious take on the White Stripes' "In the Cold, Cold Night," which premieres here, is the first single from Rockin' Legends Pay Tribute to Jack White, a...


50 Greatest Live Acts Right Now

July 31, 2013

Who rules the road in 2013? To find out, Rolling Stone asked a panel of writers, industry figures and artists – from Lars Ulrich of Metallica to Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes – to vote on their favorite live performers right now. To be...


10 Songs You Can't Believe Are 10 Years Old

July 8, 2013

In 2003, American troops invaded Iraq, action star Arnold Schwarzenegger became governor of Kahleefawnia, and two former American Idol contestants released soon-to-be hit records in the same week. (Has it really been a decade since we first heard the...


Jack White Plays 'Austin City Limits'

January 7, 2013

Jack White's Austin City Limits performance aired on PBS last night, and the rocker took on old and new material for his hour long set, visiting tracks from the White Stripes, the Raconteurs, the Dead Weather his solo debut Blunderbuss and covers...



Black Friday's 11 Must-Have Vinyl Releases

November 21, 2012

For rock & roll fans, the holidays are coming early this year: artists ranging from Bob Dylan and Nirvana to John Mayer and the White Stripes are releasing limited-edition vinyl gems for Record Store Day's third annual Black Friday celebration....


White Stripes Release Recordings of First-Ever Live Shows

July 9, 2012

The White Stripes have released recordings of their first-ever live shows. Available through Third Man Records' "Vault" subscription series, the package includes a tote bag along with two vinyl records: Live at the Gold Dollar 7", which features the White...