Move over Warren Haynes, Jack White of the White Stripes and The Raconteurs is gunning for your title as The World’s Most Prolific Musician. Last night in the industrial section of Nashville, White unveiled his latest group – The Dead Weather – to 150 fans, friends and members of the media.
[Photo by Christopher Berkley for the NYTimes]
The Dead Weather features bassist Jack Lawrence [The Raconteurs], singer Alison Mosshart [Kills] and guitarist Dean Fertita [QOTSA] with White behind the kit. The group has recorded an album called Horehound due to be available in June, while the first single from the disc, Hang You From The Heavens, is available now on iTunes. For a review of last night’s five-song set and album listening party check out Alan Light’s article in the NY Times.