Jack White's setlist Monday largely covered highlights from his solo albums, but also broke into other material, like his
interpretation of an uncompleted Hank Williams tune, “You Know I Know,” and plenty of White Stripes songs.
Critically speaking at least, fun music often gets shortchanged. It’s great to meticulously dissect albums with weighty themes or ambitious compositions, but sometimes you wish writers would spill some more ink over releases that don’t pretend to be anything but a damn good time
concepts are a dime a dozen in modern music, but it’s rare that you come across
anything where those often-lofty ideas actually inform and guide the sound
you’re hearing in a way that’s not purely superficial. It’s easy to throw
around jargon, but it’s far harder to break down your