Jack White

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Exclusive Video Premiere! Jack White: Dead Weather Drumming

In this video, Jack White demonstrates the details of his Dead Weather drumkit within the context of the band’s 2009 debut single, “Hang You From the Heavens.” This is the first of four technique- and instrument-based videos to come from…

Modern Drummer
Sep 10, 2015

MD Readers Poll 2011 Results

Welcome once again to the MD Readers Poll, where the greatest drummers on the planet are honored by the most educated drum fans around. Let’s get right to it: the envelope, please…. HALL OF FAME Jim Chapin Jim Chapin likely…

Modern Drummer
Jul 1, 2011

Patrick Keeler: Future-Retro Brilliance With The Raconteurs And The Greenhornes

The term “supergroup” is thrown around quite often these days. Take a few awesome and noted musicians, have them record some killer songs, and…POOF… supergroup is born. The one thing that all supergroups have in common is that the drummer…

Modern Drummer
Apr 27, 2010

The Dead Weather (Video)

Watch Jack and his latest band, The Dead Weather, doing "I Cut Like A Buffalo" live.

Modern Drummer
Jul 17, 2009

Patrick Keeler of The Raconteurs and The Greenhorns

by Patrick Berkery “That’s the hardest thing about being in this band; everybody’s a damn drummer!” Behind most supergroups, there’s usually a fantastic drummer. Though in a supergroup setting, sometimes a fantastic drummer’s talents get obscured by the star power…

Modern Drummer
Aug 20, 2008