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New tunes by Jack White, Nadine, Karen O featuring Michael Kiwanuka and more

Karen O feat. Michael Kiwanuka: YO! MY SAINT Written by the inimitable Karen O, “YO! MY SAINT” is a tune made for a KENZO short film that celebrates their spring/summer 2018 collection. Featuring vocals by English soul musician/songwriter Michael Kiwanuka, it’s a slow-burning and haunting track that ebbs and flows in a beautifully melodramatic manner until it fades into a lush, gentle lullaby. Jack White: …

Jack White: Respect Commander

The second track to be released from Jack White’s forthcoming Boarding House Reach album (after the profound, dynamic and epic lead single “Connected by Love”), Respect Commander flips over listener expectations. After minutes of layered, genre-defying instrumentation, White’s vocals burst forth and a powerful message of marrying respect with love is delivered amidst guitar licks.

Jack White’s Vinyl-Pressing Plant in Detroit

Occupying part of a 10,000-square-foot warehouse space in Detroit’s Cass Corridor, Jack White and Ben Blackwell’s Third Man Records vinyl-pressing facility is finally in motion. The plant features two custom Newbilt vinyl presses for seven-inch records and six for pressing 12-inch records. All of the machines are manually operated—a departure from the industry norm. This has already led to 16 manufacturing jobs and Blackwell hopes …