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Third Man Records Launch New Jack White Flexi-Discs Via 1000 Balloon Launch

April 2, 2012 drainu182 0


Three weeks prior to the April 24 release of his debut album Blunderbuss (Third Man Records/Columbia), Third Man Records has premiered the as yet unreleased Jack White album track “Freedom at 21” exclusively via 1000 flexi-disc records attached to helium balloons launched from the label headquarters in Nashville on April 1st, 2012: http://youtu.be/szoIcNykCc0

Envisioned as an experiment exploring non-traditional forms of record distribution and a way to get records in the hands of people who don’t visit record shops, the …

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Third Man Records Announces August Releases From Loretta Lynn, Lanie Lane, White Denim

July 28, 2011 drainu182 0

Third Man Records heats up an already sweltering summer with a trio of very special August releases from Loretta Lynn, Lanie Lane and White Denim.

First up is the debut vinyl pressing of Loretta Lynn’s Van Lear Rose (TMR-063), out August 9. This multiple Grammy winning 2004 classic paired Lynn with Third Man’s own Jack White and the result was one of the most acclaimed and beloved records of the modern era (Van Lear Rose is tied with Brian Wilson’s …

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Stephen Colbert Joins Third Man Records Roster

June 24, 2011 drainu182 0

It’s official: Stephen Colbert is now a full fledged Third Man recording artist. The Colbert Report host’s Third Man debut single “Charlene II (I’m Over You)” was made available at the stroke of midnight when Thursday, June 23 became Friday, June 24 on vinyl from ThirdManRecords.com and digitally via iTunes.

Third Man’s own Jack White, who produced Colbert’s inaugural Third Man recording, will join his new protege’ at the Third Man Rolling Record Store, parking at 11 am Friday, June …

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Third Man Records Announce White Stripes Vault Package

April 13, 2011 drainu182 0

Third Man Records is excited to announce an upcoming Vault package documenting three decidedly different eras of the White Stripes.

First is Live in Mississippi, a recording of the White Stripes’ final live concert from July 31st, 2007 in Southaven, Mississippi. Presented in crystalline audio quality and spread across 2 LP’s pressed on 180-gram vinyl, this recording is (arguably) the band at the top of their game. With the local geography looming large on their minds, the set list is …

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Seasick Steve Signs To Third Man Records

March 17, 2011 drainu182 2

Third Man Records proudly announce the signing of a one album North American record deal with Oakland-born, Memphis-reared UK sensation Seasick Steve.

Born Steven Gene Wold in 1941, and having previously made his way variously as farmhand, carnie, cowboy and hobo, Seasick Steve’s unique arsenal of instruments includes the Three-String Trance Wonder (a custom-tuned three-string guitar with a Harmony pickup attached by duct tape that he’s described occasionally as the “biggest piece of shit in the world”), the One-Stringed Diddley …

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The Third Man Rolling Record Store To Hit SXSW

March 9, 2011 drainu182 0

The one-of-a-kind mobile record shop, potential live venue, DJ/merch booth and more that is THE THIRD MAN ROLLING RECORD STOREâ„¢ will begin a roving celebration of the Third Man label’s two year anniversary by rolling into Austin TX and setting up shop in various locations throughout the March 16-20 music portion of SXSW.

Since opening doors in Nashville two years back, Third Man Records has had an enormously productive run, releasing over 80 records in a mind-boggling array of limited …

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Third Man to Release Jack White-produced singles by Sweden’s First Aid Kit and Dungen in January

December 15, 2010 drainu182 0

Rising Swedish folk-pop duo First Aid Kit and renowned psych-rockers Dungen are the latest artists to take part in Third Man Records’ Blue Series of releases. The special series of 7-inch records, produced by Jack White and recorded at his own Third Man Studios in Nashville, has featured releases from Wanda Jackson, Laura Marling and Secret Sisters, amongst others.

Celebrated Swedish rock band Dungen recorded their Blue Series single at the Third Man Studios in September. The 4-piece, led …

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Third Man Records Announces Two New Releases: Wanda Jackson “Thunder On The Mountain” & The Thornbills “Uncle Andrei”

November 16, 2010 drainu182 0

Third Man Records is announcing the release of two new singles from Wanda Jackson and The Thornbills. Produced by Jack White III, the singles will be released on November 23rd, 2010.

Wanda Jackson – “Thunder On The Mountain” b/w “Dust On The Bible”
Third Man and Nonesuch Records announced the release of the new album, The Party Ain’t Over, from Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Wanda Jackson earlier this fall. They are now proud to bring us the single …

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Third Man to Release Jack White-produced Laura Marling Single on November 9th

November 3, 2010 drainu182 0

20-year old English folk star Laura Marling is the latest artist to take part in Third Man Records’ Blue Series of releases. The series of limited edition 7-inch records, produced by Jack White and recorded at his own Third Man Studios in Nashville, has featured releases from Wanda Jackson, The Black Belles and Secret Sisters, amongst others.

For her Blue Series recording Laura Marling chose two incredible songs and does them heavenly justice: Jackson C Frank’s “Blues Run The

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Third Man Records to Release New Album From The Greenhornes Nov. 9th

September 29, 2010 drainu182 0

Third Man Records is excited to release The Greenhornes’ first full-length LP since 2002. Titled **** (Four Stars), the eclectic and pointed collection of songs will be available November 9th, 2010.

Formed in Cincinnati, Ohio, The Greenhornes – made up of Craig Fox, Jack Lawrence (The Dead Weather, The Raconteurs) and Patrick Keeler (The Raconteurs) – have been producing the highest quality rock’n’roll for well over a decade. Between touring the world over and over (and over), releasing …