Jack White New 'Big Interview' with Dan Rather from Nashville at Third Man Records (VIDEO)
Jack White recently sat down with news anchor Dan Rather for his "Big Interview" series. Rather traveled to Nashville to speak with Jack and get shown around his Third Man Records studio and record shop. The full episode premieres on September 16 at 8pmET/ 5pmPT on AXS. You can check out a trailer for the interview above.
The new album, Lazaretto released on June 10th via Third Man Records/Columbia. This is White's second solo release, following up on 2012's Blunderbuss which went to No. 1 on U.S. sales charts when it debuted.
White has been out supporting his new album touring this Summer for his first solo tour dates since 2012. The shows kicked off beginning May 29th in Tulsa, OK and ran the Osheaga Music Festival in early August. Some highlights of the tour dates were his festival stops at Bonnaroo, Glastonbury, and Forecastle Festival.
Jack White is best known as the frontman of the band The White Stripes, though he has been in several bands including The Raconteurs and The Dead Weather and collaborated with various artists. On April 24, 2012, White released his debut solo album, Blunderbuss, which received wide critical acclaim. His second studio album, Lazaretto, was released on June 10, 2014.
He has won eight Grammy Awards and both of his solo albums have reached number one on the Billboard charts. Rolling Stone ranked him number 70 on its 2010 list of "The 100 Greatest Guitarists Of All Time". In 2011, David Fricke's 2011 list ranked him at #17. He is a vocal advocate for analog technology and recording techniques, and is a board member of the Library of Congress' National Recording Preservation Foundation.
White runs his studio (which houses his label, Third Man Records) and presses vinyl recordings of his own work, as well as that of other artists and school children that come for tours.
Jack has also announced additional European tour dates this November. A limited number of pre-sale tickets will be available to Vault members on September 17th at 10am local time. Tickets go on sale to the public at 10am local time on September 19th. Visit HERE for tickets and more information.
November 7th: Black Box in Istanbul, Turkey
November 9th: Romexpo S.A. In Bucharest, Romania
November 11th: Gasometer in Vienna, Austria
November 12th: Tram Depot in Krakow, Poland
November 13th: Forum Karlín Hall in Prague, Czech Republic
November 14th: Alte Oper in Frankfurt, Germany
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