There Was No Way For Rev Dr Martin Luther King To Know That One Day John Lewis Would Rise To Represent A US House District In Georgia That Produces About 3 Dead Black People Every Week While They Were Never Labeled As "Civil Rights Activists",...Show More Summary
A decade before Jack White had been known for revitalizing blues infused rock and roll of generations past with the White Stripes, Rich Robinson had been doing such torch bearing as part of the Black Crowes. With the release of 1990’s...Show More Summary
Jack White's Third Man Records is seven years old on July 30, and is celebrating with an attempt to play the first phonographic record in space. The chosen tune is a master of Carl Sagan's A Glorious Dawn, which was released by the company...Show More Summary
Music loving satellites and extraterrestrials rejoice: Jack White’s Third Man Records is planning to send a “space-proof” turnstyle your way. In honor of the label’s 3 millionth record pressed, the company is launching their custom made phonographic record player, “the Icarus Craft,” up into the stratosphere using a high-altitude balloon. ... More »
Jack White’s Third Man Records have pulled many vinyl-specific stunts over the years—setting world records, making triple-decker records, building a record store on wheels, literally dropping vinyl from the sky, etc. The latest is arguably their biggest yet: They’re attempting to play the first phonographic record in space. Show More Summary
"Space-proof” turntable will launch this Saturday, July 30th.
Last week, Jack White’s gimmick factory/label Third Man Records teased that their next stunt would be “making vinyl history” by playing the first record in space. Today, they’ve announced exactly how they’re going to do it: On July 30th, in celebration of our 7th anniversary, Third Man Records will reveal our attempt to play the […]
Next week, rocker Jack White (previously of The White Stripes) plans to make an announcement through his Third Man Records group that appears to have something to do with Carl Sagan and space.
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Third Man Records has posted a video teaser claiming that they will “making vinyl history again” with an announcement set for 7/30. The video shows an image similar to the slow crawl opening Star Wars credits, and it ends with a gold vinyl version of Carl Sagan’s A Glorious Dawn — which Third Man released […]
Lately, as state-level governments have tried to pass distinctly anti-women and anti-LGBT laws, the people putting their feet down and advocating for the rights of those groups are getting more and more important. Nashville seems toShow More Summary
Nashville mayor Megan Barry named Jack White to a new Council on Gender Equality during an executive order-signing event Wednesday. The role of the 45-member Council will be to study gender equality in the Nashville metro area and report back their findings to the mayor. The rocker, who previously served on former...
Today, Jack White was named to a new Nashville council that will study gender equity in the city. During a press conference announcing the council, White gave a speech—the full text of which he's now made available on Facebook. "allShow More Summary
Jack White has been named to a 45-member council that will study gender equity in Nashville, as The Tennessean reports. The council's makeup includes local business leaders and politicians, who will provide Mayor Megan Berry with "data-informed...Show More Summary
Jack White has been named as a member of the new Council On Gender Equity in Nashville, according to The Tennessean. The singer, who transplanted himself to Nashville a few years ago and opened the first Third Man Records physical outpost there, appeared at a press conference earlier today to announce the panel’s establishment, which […]
"A society can prosper with incredible success when gender is not blocking progress."
Pearl Jam played with Jack White at Third Man Records’ headquarters in Nashville last month, and today White announced that a recording of the performance will be available on vinyl through the Third Man Vault subscription series. The package also includes a Pearl Jam x Third Man patch, Eddie Vedder’s record booth 7? single, which […]
Back in June, Pearl Jam played an intimate show at Jack White's Third Man Records in Nashville. During the encore, they played “Of the Earth,” featuring an appearance from White. The show was recorded direct to acetate, and, now, Third...Show More Summary
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar was accused of taking performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs) from his UFC 200 co-main event opponent Mark Hunt, who tries to send the WWE import back to the land...Show More Summary