Olivia Jean Joins Jack White on Tour


Third Man Records has announced that Olivia Jean will join Jack White as a support act for his upcoming September headline shows, beginning September 14 in Columbia, MD. Jean is no stranger to White, who produced her debut solo album Bathtub Love Killings (available 10/14). In addition to joining White on the road, you can […]

Continue Reading

Neil Young: A Letter Home

neil young a letter home

Neil Young A Letter Home (Reprise Records/Third Man) 3 out of 5 stars If you haven’t already figured out that Neil Young operates on his own special wavelength, his new covers album A Letter Home should drive that notion home for you. Not only did Young suddenly make the album available for sale on his […]

Continue Reading

Jack White Breaks A World Record On Record Store Day

jack white

Steady As She Goes: Jack White delivers world’s fastest studio-to-store record for Record Store Day 2014 Just after 10 a.m. Saturday, Jack White took the stage in the Blue Room at the Nashville headquarters of his label, Third Man Records, flanked by a pair of escorts in full 1970s motorcycle cop regalia. “Thank you for […]

Continue Reading

Wax Figures: The Economics Of Vinyl


Why does a hundred-year old format still intrigue us? According to the RIAA, the recording industry trade organization that tracks record sales, shipments of vinyl records increased 36 percent in value to $163 million in 2012. Meanwhile, physical recording formats, on the whole, continued to decline, down 16.5 percent. As streaming services like Spotify and […]

Continue Reading

Shovels & Rope, “Johnny 99” b/w “Bad As Me”

shovels rope

Shovels & Rope “Johnny 99” b/w “Bad As Me” (Third Man) Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Jack White’s Third Man Records has pressed some inspired and intriguing cover versions to vinyl on its Blue Series over the years — Laura Marling performing Jackson C. Frank, Wanda Jackson taking on Amy Winehouse, and Tom Jones singing […]

Continue Reading

SXSW Photos: Wednesday

with Nikki Lane

Live from the Billy Reid Shindig with Nikki Lane, Natalie Prass, Jonny Fritz, John McCauley and more.

Continue Reading

Beck Teams With Third Man Records For “I Just Started Hating Some People Today”

beck third man

The coolest record label in the world just got a little bit cooler. On May 28, Third Man Records, the Nashville-based label run by Jack White, will release Beck’s latest single, “I Just Started Hating Some People Today,” backed with the B-Side “Blue Randy.” A press release states that Beck recorded the single last year […]

Continue Reading

The Black Faces And The Black Belles Live At Third Man Records, Nashville (11/11/11)


The Black Belles’ Album Release show at Jack White’s Third Man Records in Nashville.

Continue Reading

Feist At Third Man Records, Nashville (11/5/2011)


Feist and her backing band came to Nashville and played a surprise show at Jack White’s Third Man Records.

Continue Reading

SoundLand Music Festival 2011 In Photos (Sept. 21-24, 2011)


    Photo highlights from Nashville’s SoundLand Music Festival, featuring Those Darlins, JEFF The Brotherhood, Jessica Lea Mayfield and many more.

Continue Reading

The Black Belles At The Basement, Nashville, TN (9/11/2011)


Jack White’s goth girl group play a hometown show.

Continue Reading

Stephen Colbert Joins Jack White’s Record Label

stephen colbert jack white

In your face, Conan O’Brien. Comedian and late night talk show host Stephen Colbert is the latest artist to join the roster of Jack White’s Third Man Records, the independent Nashville-based label that specializes in limited edition vinyl releases. After featuring White and his label during The Colbert Report’s week-long “Colbchella ’011″ celebration, the comedian […]

Continue Reading