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Genre: Alternative

Released: Apr 26, 2007

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Icky Thump – Single – The White Stripes

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Icky Thump White Stripes 4:14 $0.99


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Beyond expectations… (5 stars)

Jack White has said that the forthcoming album, also titled Icky Thump, would be "very heavy." If this single is any indication, the album will be incredible. This song is guitar heavy, with a very interesting use of the new toy in Jack's arsenal, an early synthisizer which can play only one note at a time. Here, it sounds similar to the instruments played by snake charmers, or, at least, as snake charmers were portrayed in the car

An Explanation of His "Political" View (5 stars)

This is an awesome song and before you start criticizing his "political" views,
you should check out what the song is actually saying:

It starts off with a drunk White American who goes to Mexico and meets a Mexican chica. He then starts demanding things from her as if he's all that. She is obviously pissed at this so she drugs him with:
"candy cane
Black rum, sugar cane
Dry ice (and) something strange"

He then passes

The White Stripes' long-awaited single does not disappoint. (4 stars)

"Icky Thump," the first released song from the White Stripes' sixth studio album by the same name, impresses on every level. It is more complex than "Elephant," and brings the White Stripes into a new chapter of their musical career. The writing and arranging are great. Meg is still as solid as ever. Though it's not the most vocally demanding White Stripes song, Jack is still great and moves around with ease. Hopefully th

Biography

Formed: 1997 in Detroit, MI
Genre: Alternative
Years Active: '90s, '00s, '10s

The White Stripes formed on Bastille Day in 1997, aiming to create simple, vigorous rock & roll with little more than Meg White's percussion and Jack White's guitar-and-vocal attack. Meg's drumming was deliberate and straightforward, while Jack's formidable guitar skills paid homage to garage rock, blues, and punk. A former drummer for the Detroit-based country outfit Goober & the Peas, he also displayed an affinity for American folk music, and the White Stripes took strength in the varied…

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