The White Stripes Announce Their Break-Up

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Richland123, Feb 2, 2011.


  1. did jack discover the drum machine or something?
     
  2. Saw this too. I thought they'd broken up years ago.
     
  3. Richland123

    Richland123

    Apr 17, 2009
    Now, that there is funny!
     
  4. Hey, wait.... Time to start up that White Stripes tribute band! Now to find a mildly attractive drummer with awesome hoots. :D
     
  5. behndy

    behndy Banned

    Nov 1, 2008
    California
    i tried to get into them a few times. just never really did it for me. so........ meh? i guess?
     
  6. paganjack

    paganjack

    Dec 25, 2007
    Los Angeles, CA
    Now who will play slightly off-key guitars and off-tempo drums with obnoxious wailing?!?!

    WHO WILL RISE TO THE OCCASION!?!?
     
  7. madbassplaya

    madbassplaya

    Dec 28, 2007
    me too.
     
  8. Batmensch

    Batmensch Supporting Member

    Jul 4, 2010
    Chester, Pa.,USA
    Saw them once on Conan some years ago when they were first hitting it big, Conan raved about them and how they were critically acclaimed, etc., etc. I watched them and was completely unimpressed. So, meh, for me too. No disrespect meant, I just didn't care for them.
     
  9. Nickthebass

    Nickthebass

    May 22, 2010
    Scotland, UK
    I can barely contain my indifference
     
  10. M T

    M T

    Jan 29, 2011
    This is a bit disappointing. They are easily one of my favorite bands.
    Oh well, good things must come to an end, I suppose.
     
  11. bommer

    bommer

    May 13, 2009
    Canada, Eh!
    they were still a band?
    guess life will still go on....
     
  12. KsPiNeSh

    KsPiNeSh

    Mar 28, 2008
    Kansas City
    Darn it.
     
  13. Wow...I like the White Stripes. Never took the time to get all that much into them, but I always liked the little bit that I have in my library. I would've never guessed so many people disliked them
     
  14. I'm a big fan of them too but it's been 3 or 4 years since they put anything out... I just figured it was over.

    Jack White is more blues than all of the lame-o SRV clones that call themselves "blues" artists. :spit:
     
  15. rockstarbassist

    rockstarbassist Banned

    Apr 30, 2002
    The Woodlands, TX
    Endorsing Artist: HCAF
    :oops: teh horrorz!
     
  16. pengyou40

    pengyou40

    Dec 2, 2010
    LMAO....Who indeed!
     
  17. shawshank72

    shawshank72

    Mar 22, 2009
    Canada
    Absolutely disgusting................:crying:
     
  18. The Black Keys :bag:
     
  19. I can take or leave the White Stripes.

    Maybe this will give Jack more time to spend in those other bands with other good musicians who can play, sing, and write songs.