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4 - better five and a half hours late than never

Sometimes you need to dress up in your armour before you leave the house.

Today’s armour- a binder, a shirt, a tie, a scowl, a baggy jumper, leather jacket, smart trousers, shiny black shoes, lacy pants, a metal dragon in my tongue and headphones blasting this beauty- 42 more words


The White Stripes: Icky Thump

Really cool album. Some of the songs are kind of silly, but most of them are pretty fun. It’s a return to rock, but a more powerful sound. 7 more words

Icky Thump

The 6th June 2007 issue of New Musical Express (the NME) came with a unique and collectible freebie – part 1 of a gatefold 7 inch single release of ‘Rag and Bone’ from… 86 more words


Jay-Z & Jack White's Live Mash-Up

You don’t hear too many rap-infused rock songs these days, mostly because you don’t hear many rock songs these days.

Luckily for us, the ever-innovative Jack White attempted the task during his live show at the Forecastle Festival this Saturday, and he pulled it off without a hitch. 93 more words



I’d argue Jack White is one of the modern day musical mavericks. He’s the genius behind The White Stripes, The Raconteurs and- one of my favourite albums to have been released in the past five years- his solo debut ‘Blunderbuss’. 645 more words