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Icky Thump, The White Stripes

The White Stripes

June 6th, 2007

1997 in Detroit, MI


Years Active:
'90s, '00s, '10s


The White Stripes
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Garage Rock Revival
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Rock: 2005
Rock: 2005

The White Stripes


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 interests of its two members. Moreover, the group bolstered its sound with a controversial backstory (although the bandmates claimed to be siblings, they were actually a married couple until 2000) and a unique color scheme, which saw their clothing and cover art adhering to a red-and-white peppermint candy motif.

Top Albums

Icky Thump, The White Stripes
1. Icky Thump
Elephant, The White Stripes
2. Elephant
White Blood Cells, The White Stripes
3. White Blood ..
Under Great White Northern Lights (Live), The White Stripes
4. Under Great ..
Get Behind Me Satan, The White Stripes
5. Get Behind M..
The White Stripes, The White Stripes
6. The White St..
De Stijl, The White Stripes
7. De Stijl
Conquest - EP, The White Stripes
8. Conquest – E..
Icky Thump - Single, The White Stripes
9. Icky Thump -..
Rag and Bone - Single, The White Stripes
10. Rag and Bone..
You Don't Know What Love Is (You Just Do As You're Told) - EP, The White Stripes
11. You Don't Kn..
Conquest / Conquista - Single, The White Stripes
12. Conquest / C..
Lafayette Blues - Single, The White Stripes
13. Lafayette Bl..
Let's Shake Hands - Single, The White Stripes
14. Let's Shake ..
The Big Three Killed My Baby - Single, The White Stripes
15. The Big Thre..
Candy Cane Children - Single, The White Stripes
16. Candy Cane C..
Lord, Send Me an Angel - Single, The White Stripes
17. Lord, Send M..
Hello Operator - Single, The White Stripes
18. Hello Operat..

Top Songs

Name Album Time Price

Seven Nation Army Elephant 3:51 $1.29

Icky Thump Icky Thump 4:14 $1.29

We're Going to Be Friends White Blood Cells 2:22 $1.29

Fell In Love With a Girl White Blood Cells 1:50 $1.29

Dead Leaves and the Dirty Ground White Blood Cells 3:04 $1.29

Hardest Button to Button Elephant 3:32 $0.99

Ball and Biscuit Elephant 7:19 $0.99

My Doorbell Get Behind Me Satan 4:01 $0.99

Blue Orchid Get Behind Me Satan 2:38 $0.99

You Don't Know What Love Is (You.. Icky Thump 3:54 $0.99

Denial Twist Get Behind Me Satan 2:35 $0.99

Catch Hell Blues Icky Thump 4:16 $0.99

Hotel Yorba White Blood Cells 2:10 $0.99

Icky Thump Icky Thump – Single 4:14 $0.99

Jolene Hello Operator – Single 3:17 $0.99

Conquest Icky Thump 2:48 $0.99

Black Math Elephant 3:03 $0.99

I Just Dont Know What to Do With Mys.. Elephant 2:46 $0.99

Hello Operator De Stijl 2:36 $0.99

Jolene (Live) Under Great White Northern .. 3:54 $0.99

Martyr for My Love for You Icky Thump 4:18 $0.99

300 M.P.H. Torrential Outpour Blues Icky Thump 5:28 $0.99

Death Letter De Stijl 4:29 $0.99

In the Cold, Cold Night Elephant 2:58 $0.99

I'm Finding It Harder to Be a Ge.. White Blood Cells 2:54 $0.99

Top Music Videos

Icky Thump, The White Stripes
1. Icky Thump
Conquest, The White Stripes
2. Conquest
You Don't Know What Love Is (You Just Do As You're Told), The White Stripes
3. You Don't Know..
Conquista, The White Stripes
4. Conquista


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