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    Re: Jack White

    Quote Originally Posted by Doc View Post
    I got tickets to see him at Red Rocks. It's gonna be Awesome with a capital A.
    When is this and do you think my wife will be made when I cancel all my plans and make an impromptu trip to Colorado?



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    Re: Jack White

    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    I did see that. I remember when the White Stripes were first making it really big with Elephant, there was another band that was out at the same time (I think also from Detroit) that had "White" in the title. Jack just decimated them in the media (and I think there was a fistfight?), and I'm pretty sure they just crumbled. Man, I can't even remember their name, because the White Stripes' career just dwarfed them.
    Now that's Rock n' Roll.

    It's funny Ryan Adams was brought up because I consider him the best singer/songwriter of his generation and I don't think it is particularly close. Went to see him at the Chicago Theater and he made a point to bash Minneapolis when the sound at The Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul was bad for his previous show. Being from Minneapolis I was like, there is no nee to bash the entire city. Anyway, he's sober now, or soberer and seems like his behavior has improved.


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    Re: Jack White

    Quote Originally Posted by ThatllDoCy View Post
    Now that's Rock n' Roll.

    It's funny Ryan Adams was brought up because I consider him the best singer/songwriter of his generation and I don't think it is particularly close. Went to see him at the Chicago Theater and he made a point to bash Minneapolis when the sound at The Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul was bad for his previous show. Being from Minneapolis I was like, there is no nee to bash the entire city. Anyway, he's sober now, or soberer and seems like his behavior has improved.
    I saw him when he was at Stephens a few years ago, maybe five? It was a really good show, but he didn't have any rants like that. It might have been fun if he had.


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    Re: Jack White

    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    I saw him when he was at Stephens a few years ago, maybe five? It was a really good show, but he didn't have any rants like that. It might have been fun if he had.
    CY Stephens is one of my favorite venues to see a show in. incredible sound and facility.


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    Re: Jack White

    Quote Originally Posted by ThatllDoCy View Post
    Now that's Rock n' Roll.

    It's funny Ryan Adams was brought up because I consider him the best singer/songwriter of his generation and I don't think it is particularly close. Went to see him at the Chicago Theater and he made a point to bash Minneapolis when the sound at The Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul was bad for his previous show. Being from Minneapolis I was like, there is no nee to bash the entire city. Anyway, he's sober now, or soberer and seems like his behavior has improved.
    Are you familiar with Todd Snider or Mike Cooley? I would rank both ahead of Adams as songwriters.

    Adams has written some incredible songs though.


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    Re: Jack White

    I always love Jack's riffs, but Lazaretto felt a bit rushed. I guess that's kind of what you get with him, though.


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    Re: Jack White

    Not sure how long this will last on YouTube:




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    Re: Jack White

    Anyone see him on Conan a week or so ago? He's pretty cool and funny.

    In the first interview segment, Conan shared his excitement upon hearing “Seven Nation Army” alongside Jack at a Dodger game (“It’s so cool to sit next to the guy who wrote it”), as well as a reviewer comment that White “play[s] rock and roll from the crotch.” White talks about Jesus, The Beatles, and Albert Einstein.

    http://zumic.com/music-videos/91371/...ficial-videos/



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    Re: Jack White

    Anyone else heading to the Jack White concert in KC tonight?



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