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Black and white photo of four white guys in a band with suits on posing like they are moving around funny
30 September 2019

An historic Friday the 13th yellow harvest moon shining a light on an outdoor Jack White show, his Raconteurs going off like Roman candles for the better...

Electric chair on cover of Black Keys album
07 September 2019

Two titans of rock face off these days with recent albums: Akron, Ohio's Black Keys and Detroit's Jack White and his mostly Cincinnati-based Raconteurs....

07 August 2019

The Black Keys and Raconteurs' new albums were my subject this month – until my sweet little lunchbox-sized boombox someone gave me died last week with nary...

Four white guys one playing a kazoo and looking like rock stars except one guy in the middle with a sport coat on
09 July 2019

One of the best feelings in the world is seeing a hot band in a cozy club playing a show so unforgettably on that you're sure – absolutely sure-fire sure –...

Black background with black and white photo of white man with receding hairline and words Mercury and McGovern
06 June 2019

Foghat released its self-titled British boogie debut; T. Rex, its third album, The Slider; and Chicago's V was America's number one thanks to its feelgood...

White toilet with lid up and toilet paper roll on hanger on wall under a silver bar against a brown tile wall and floor
29 April 2019

No names will be mentioned, nor place of performance. No band name, no bar name, no set list. real. It exists. It must never see this...