Special thanks to Johan (Astro) for basically doing the entire release info section as well as the great members of the Little Room that send me info all the time.And please keep in mind, Are they brother or sister or husband and wife? 2.5 Jack's Upholstery Shop Days 2.6 Have they ever thought of adding another member?
I kept thinking of melodies and then forgetting them. During the recent string of shows no new material was played, which was typical of past tours and how we first heard titles like Hypnotize and Ball & Biscuit.
top] Holly Golightly: “They’re brother and sister as far as I’m concerned ~ and husband and wife.” Jack: "Some people come up to us and say, "God, you guys really look like you're brother and sister." And we say, "That's because we are!
The one thing the fucking media hates is not being able to dissect someone, so that every little part of their existence can be written as a soundbite in a paragraph.
What they want is, 'Jack White, 26 years old, likes race cars and soccer, grew up in the inner city of Detroit and is now top of the world.
It's the same thing as asking Michelangelo, 'What kind of shoes do you wear?
' It doesn't really have anything to do with his painting.
Once this rumour seeped from the Detroit grapevine - fueled by a story in the Detroit Free Press that casually mentioned the "fact" of the pair's marital status, along with documents that appeared on the internet, purporting to be the Whites' marriage and divorce papers - it was all anyone wanted to ask them about.
Jack: "There was a lack of information coming from us, but a lot of need for copy.
People have been asking about my childhood a lot since! [laughs] I guess I'm just not so good at socializing.
Other than that, it was pretty normal." The house he grew up in is "a wooden house, three floors, I think it was built in 1911 - my whole life I grew up here." While a music student at Cass Tech in 1992, John (Jack) Gillis landed an apprenticeship at Muldoon Studio, an upholstery shop run by family friend and hobbyist drummer Brian Muldoon.
At no fault of his grades, he did not last long in college, “I thought people would have grown up some by the time they go to college, but it was just full of jerks.