Posts in tag

Jack White


There’s no denying that Jack White has been one of the most influential forces in keeping the genre of classic blues-rock relevant to modern ears through his work with The White Stripes and, more recently, his personal catalog. White also carries a strong presence in the Nashville music scene, with his Third Man Records label …

Photo courtesy of Third Man Records On Wednesday, Jack White gave listeners a taste of things to come with the release of two singles, “Connected By Love” and “Respect Commander,” which will be featured on his upcoming album, “Boarding House Reach” through Third Man Records. The Nashville musical icon’s two songs mark a significant departure …

David Taylor // Contributing writer After five years, The Dead Weather has returned with an album as outlandish and ferocious as the rest of their discography. With a self-described sound of “when a bear comes from behind a tree and does two swift collection pulls towards itself,” The Dead Weather is a rock supergroup forged …

A shot of the festival grounds at the Forecastle Festival in Louisville, Kentucky on Sunday, July 20, 2015. (MTSU Sidelines / John Connor Coulston)

The 2015 Forecastle Festival is this weekend at Riverfront Park in Louisville, Kentucky and we’ll be on site giving you all the highlights. While this year’s festival includes artists like Sam Smith, Cage the Elephant, Widespread Panic and My Morning Jacket, last year featured impressive sets from Jack White, Beck, The Replacements and more. Gear …

By Chance Willie // Contributing Writer A band of music fans rose with the sun yesterday morning, having camped outside of Third Man Records in Nashville to snag a limited edition Elvis Presley recording and other vinyl releases on Record Store Day. “We’ve been here since 11 p.m. last night,” said Josaiah Burns as he sat settled in …

"Sidelines FM" airs weekly on WMTS 88.3 Murfreesboro. (FILE/WMTS)

“Sidelines FM,” our weekly radio show on WMTS, is back on air for the spring semester. On this week’s show, we filled our playlist with as much new music as possible. We played new singles from Death Cab for Cutie, Father John Misty and Twin Shadow and tracks from from the latest releases by The Decemberists, Panda …