It’s Guacamole Gate all over again. Jack White has once again taken the internet by storm with something that isn’t exactly true.
Jack White has made headlines in the past year, no doubt. When you release one of the year’s biggest records and go on a lengthy tour, there are bound to be items that pop up in the media and on the internet that may not arise for other artists. In this day and age, it can be difficult to distinguish fact from fiction, especially in regards to celebrity news. In light of recent items that Jack White has found himself in the news for, Third Man Records issued a statement aiming to address “click bait bingo.”
TIDAL has come under scrutiny from fans and musicians alike for various reasons. Jack White has heard them and attempted to alleviate concerns in a Q&A on Third Man Record’s website yesterday.
Jack White and Loretta Lyann “represent what is best about Nashville with music that spans multiple genres and generations,” says the city’s mayor.
Following extensive renovations, Nashville’s Music City Walk of Fame will reopen with two brand new additions.
Jack White closed out his run of surprise acoustic shows in Fargo, North Dakota with a special message to fans and perhaps a not so-veiled advertisement for Tidal.
True to his promise, Jack White just played the first of his $3 acoustic surprise shows.
Last week, Jack White announced he would take a break from performing live for a while and culminate his current tour with $3 acoustic shows in states he’s never played before. Last night, he kicked off the tour with a performance at the Wendy Williams Auditorium in Anchorage, Alaska.
Not the worst way to get some one-on-one time in the world.
TIDAL has been taking some flack in recent days for its high-profile launch. Perhaps in a method of providing stellar customer service, Jack White, Jay Z, and other musicians have been personally calling subscribers.