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Jack White to release Elvis single for Record Store Day

Written by admin on March 11, 2015 – 10:54 pm -

US rocker and producer, Jack White, will release a single featuring Elvis Presley’s first recordings for Record Store Day on April 18.

White has been revealed as the bidder who paid $300,000 for the Elvis acetate at an auction earlier this year. The acetate features “My Happiness” on the A-side and “That’s When Your Heartaches Begin” on the B-side. The songs were recorded by Elvis at the Memphis Recording Service in Memphis in the summer of 1953, a full year before the release of his first professional recording.

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Neil Young records “Crazy” on The Tonight Show

Written by admin on May 13, 2014 – 7:30 pm -

Neil Young recorded a cover of “Crazy” on The Tonight Show on Monday, which was then pressed on vinyl by Jack White while the show was still on air.

Young recorded the song in the refurbished 1947 vinyl recording booth that he recently recorded his “A Letter Home” album in.

Demonstrating the booth

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Tom Jones collaborates with Jack White

Written by admin on January 28, 2012 – 12:26 pm -

Tom Jones and Jack White collaboration Sir Tom Jones has collaborated with producer and former White Stripes frontman, Jack White, on what Third Man Records are describing as “two searing tracks full of dangerous swagger, blues braggadocio and those heartfelt soulful vocal stylings that have knocked em dead for generations.”

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“The Lost Notebooks of Hank Williams” – multi-artist tribute

Written by admin on August 5, 2011 – 7:49 am -

Bob Dylan, Merle Haggard, Sheryl Crow and Norah Jones are among the artists who have recorded unheard songs by Hank Williams for “The Lost Notebooks of Hank Williams” collection.

The country legend, who died in 1953, left behind a number of notebooks which contained many song ideas. Twelve songs have been finished and recorded by 13 artists for inclusion on “The Lost Notebooks of Hank Williams.”

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Jack White to produce Jerry Lee Lewis

Written by admin on April 6, 2011 – 7:11 pm -

Former White Stripes frontman Jack White will play host to Jerry Lee Lewis for a one-off gig at Third Man Records in Nashville on April 16. A recording of the show, produced by White, will be made available from Third Man Records within weeks.

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