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Music, All Shook Down Coachella 2015: AC/DC, Jack White, and Drake

Coachella 2015: AC/DC, Jack White, and Drake

Big day for lineup announcements, huh?  The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, which will again span two weekends this spring (April 10-12 and April 17-19) in Indio, announced its lineup today. As usual, it's a behemoth of a…
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Music, All Shook Down RIP Isaiah "Ikey" Owens, Keyboardist for Mars Volta, Jack White, and Many More

RIP Isaiah "Ikey" Owens, Keyboardist for Mars Volta, Jack White, and Many More

Sad news broke on Tuesday that much-loved keyboardist and producer Isaiah "Ikey" Owens had passed away of a suspected heart attack while on tour with Jack White in Mexico. He was 38 years old. While Ikey Owens isn't a name…
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Music, All Shook Down Jack White Unleashes Blazing, Unpredictable Set at Bill Graham

Jack White Unleashes Blazing, Unpredictable Set at Bill Graham

“Are you all ready for a rock ‘n’ roll show?” asked a member of Jack White’s fedora-and-suit sporting road crew before the main event began Friday night at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. After responding with an enthusiastic roar,…
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Music, All Shook Down This Week: Transgender Spiderman, Mayor Kanye, and "Naughty" Pharrell

This Week: Transgender Spiderman, Mayor Kanye, and "Naughty" Pharrell

"I want to make it a normality because this is a non-issue. People wouldn't ask a straight person these questions. I've tried to be clever with this album, because it's also important to me that my music reaches everybody."Sam…
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Music, All Shook Down Neil Young Reportedly Releasing Covers Album With Jack White

Neil Young Reportedly Releasing Covers Album With Jack White

This could be really cool, if true: According to music journalist Michael Goldberg, Neil Young and Jack White have recorded an album of 12 classic covers, to be released later this year.…
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Music, Sizzle & Fizzle Sizzle & Fizzle: Highs and Lows From the Last Week in S.F. Music

Sizzle & Fizzle: Highs and Lows From the Last Week in S.F. Music

Sizzle The week between Jerry Garcia's birthday on Aug. 1 and the date of his death on Aug. 9 is a big week of celebration here in the Bay Area, with tributes from the S.F. Giants, the S.F. Symphony, and…
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Calendar, Night&Day Without Borders

Without Borders

Wayne McGregor, commander of the Order of the British Empire and resident choreographer for the Royal Ballet, is known for physically demanding work that draws on surprising and wide-ranging collaborators, from architects to neuroscientists. Thanks to S.F. Ballet, two of…
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Loaded Words Be judicial about the language used in writing about prejudice: It's so important when someone writes about prejudice that he offer alternative viewpoints to those that blatantly nurture and perpetrate intolerance . But…
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Music, All Shook Down What Jack White Could Learn About Lady Gaga and "Authenticity"

What Jack White Could Learn About Lady Gaga and "Authenticity"

Like a euphemism for cunnilingus, the authenticity debate has returned to pop music. Which is to say, it never really left, but was badly in need of a new spin. And Jack White has obliged us. Sort of. Last week…
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Music, All Shook Down Jack White Turns Up the Volume at Live 105's Not So Silent Night, 12/7/12

Jack White Turns Up the Volume at Live 105's Not So Silent Night, 12/7/12

Jack White, The Shins, Metric, and Of Monsters and Men Live 105's Not So Silent Night Friday, Dec. 7, 2012 Oracle Arena Better than: Wearing a Santa costume in public. Let's be grateful that there's still a guitar-wielding weirdo named…
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Music, Sizzle & Fizzle Sizzle & Fizzle: Highs and Lows from the Last Week in S.F. Music

Sizzle & Fizzle: Highs and Lows from the Last Week in S.F. Music

Sizzle • Just when you thought festival season had ended, Live 105 announced a two-day Not So Silent Night concert with Jack White, the Killers, M83, the Shins, Passion Pit, and more. It goes down Dec. 7 and 8 at…
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Music, All Shook Down Live 105 Announces Two-Day Not So Silent Night With Jack White, the Killers, M83, More

Live 105 Announces Two-Day Not So Silent Night With Jack White, the Killers, M83, More

Just when you thought the season of multiple-day megaconcerts had ended, here's Live 105 with its largest Not So Silent Night concert ever. The two-day minifestival will take place Dec. 7 and 8 at Oracle Arena, with headliners Jack White…
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Music, All Shook Down Bridge School Videos: Guns N' Roses Play Some Classics, Jack White's Full Set, and More

Bridge School Videos: Guns N' Roses Play Some Classics, Jack White's Full Set, and More

So Neil Young's annual Bridge School Benefit concert went down at Shoreline Amphitheatre this weekend, bringing artists like the Flaming Lips, Jack White, Guns N' Roses, Eddie Vedder, and many more onstage for an all-acoustic show. Somewhat surprisingly, Guns N'…
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Music, All Shook Down Bridge School Benefit Lineup 2012: Guns N' Roses, Flaming Lips, Jack White, and More

Bridge School Benefit Lineup 2012: Guns N' Roses, Flaming Lips, Jack White, and More

The lineup for the 2012 Bridge School Benefit concert is out! Big names for this year's benefit include Neil Young and Crazy Horse, Guns N' Roses, the Flaming Lips, Jack White, and Foster the People. The annual concert -- which…
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Music, All Shook Down The Best of Outside Lands: Sunday, Aug. 12

The Best of Outside Lands: Sunday, Aug. 12

Jack White Jack White likes the struggle. He's said so in interviews. He believes in hard work. The guiding force of each performance is the feeling that arises as the musicians collectively navigate the particular challenges of each moment on…
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Music, All Shook Down On Jack White's Crusade Against Social Media at Live Shows

On Jack White's Crusade Against Social Media at Live Shows

Update, Aug. 8: Since this column published, representatives at Jack White's Third Man Records have denied that anyone directly associated with White has ever posted signs at concerts forbidding fans from using Facebook or Twitter during his sets. They write:…
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Music, All Shook Down Jack White's Solo Debut, <i>Blunderbuss</i>: A First Listen

Jack White's Solo Debut, Blunderbuss: A First Listen

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Music, All Shook Down Jack White's Third Man Records Throws 1,000 Perfectly Decent Records Away Via Balloon

Jack White's Third Man Records Throws 1,000 Perfectly Decent Records Away Via Balloon

In what was most assuredly not an April Fool's joke, stunt, or prank, the folks at Jack White's Third Man Records yesterday attached 1,000 records to 1,000 large blue helium balloons and sent them off into the sky to…
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Music, All Shook Down Divorces Galore: Eight Musical Couples We Wish Were Still Together

Divorces Galore: Eight Musical Couples We Wish Were Still Together

Since Monday, media everywhere has been agog at the news that Kim Kardashian and her husband of just 72 days are getting divorced. If you ask us, that union was doomed from the get-go. Anyone who watches Keeping Up With…
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Music, All Shook Down Why Did Jack White Collaborate With the Misogynistic Insane Clown Posse?

Why Did Jack White Collaborate With the Misogynistic Insane Clown Posse?

Jack White is a man we like. We like the White Stripes, we like the Dead Weather -- hell, we even like bits and pieces of what The Raconteurs have done (yes, they're boring occasionally, but they really come alive from time to time).…
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