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Watch: Jack White – ‘I’m Shakin’ video

Jack White has today released the promo video for his new single ‘I’m Shakin’ – the fourth to be taken from his brilliant debut solo album Blunderbuss. The video, directed by Dori Oskowitz, is a typically stylistic affair, with the former White Stripes frontman facing up to himself – backed by his two backing bands. […]

Watch: Jack White Video for ‘Freedom At 21’

It may be a jarring clash of cultures, but the video for blues-rock titan Jack White’s new single ‘Freedom At 21’, directed by celebrated hip-hop ‘auteur’ Hype Williams , is brilliant. Check out the super-stylised video below, and look out for the cameo from Josh Homme at the end… ‘Freedom At 21’ is the third […]

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Watch: Jack White – ‘Lazaretto’ video

Like the song itself, there’s a lot going on in the new video for Jack White’s ‘Lazaretto’ – the title track from his upcoming album. At different stages of the vid there’s a bull raging about, bullets and baseballs smashing glass, Jack wearing a horrible suit doing lots of cool guitar poses and then a […]

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Album stream: Jack White – ‘Lazaretto’

In what is turning out to be a big week in the world of streaming albums, Jack White has followed the lead of Kasabian and First Aid Kit and made his upcoming new album available to stream online ahead of its release next week. White’s new solo album, the follow-up to 2011’s brilliant Blunderbuss, is […]

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Albums out in June

It’s June! Time for sun, festivals, BBQs, beer gardens and the World Cup! It’s also time for some very exciting-looking new albums. Last month saw the release of big albums from the likes of The Horrors, Gruff Rhys, The Black Keys, Chromeo, Coldplay and Echo and The Bunneymen – so June has got its work […]

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25 albums to get excited about in 2014

First things first: Happy New Year! Now that’s out the way, let’s get stuck into the serious business of looking forward to what 2014 has in store for us all. After a pretty impressive 2013 for big albums – Bowie, My Bloody Valentine, Daft Punk, Jay Z, Kanye, Arctic Monkeys, Arcade Fire, Beyonce to name […]

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Brit Awards winners – my predictions

It’s nearly that time again when the British music industry gets together to slap its collective back and dole out some statuettes to its best and brightest acts. But before James Corden raises the curtain on this years Brit Awards next week, here’s my thoughts on who should win. Let me know who you think […]

Jack White has been talking about his next solo record…

Jack White has revealed he currently has ’20-25 tracks’ for his next solo album. The former White Stripes front-man was collared by Rolling Stone at last nights Grammy Awards ceremony, who asked him how he’s getting on with recording the follow-up to his debut solo album Blunderbuss: “I’ve got about 20 to 25 tracks I’m […]

Top 10 gigs in June – the pick of this months live music…

Top 10 gigs in June Summer is almost here, which means festival season will soon be upon us – so there’s plenty of good live music going on as bands hone their shows before hitting the festivals. Here’s my pick of the best gigs to go to in June: The Charlatans – Friday 1st June […]

iTunes Festival to return in September…

The iTunes Festival is all set to light up London’s Roundhouse again this September – with artists set to perform every night of the month. More than 60 artists will be taking to the stage to perform in front of competition winners. The first acts announced today include Usher, Norah Jones, One Direction and Jack […]