Looking for Meg: why no one knows where the drummer of The White Stripes is

Meg White, the musical (and, for a time, personal) other half of rockantiquair Jack White seems to be of the globe disappeared.

Jack and Meg White. © .

Under the title ” Desperately Seeking Meg has published in the British magazine Q in december of last year, a seven-page report of an attempt to have Meg White on the radar to get, the drummer and next to Jack White is the only other member of The White Stripes. A quest that forced by old friends and acquaintances went because interviews refuses to Meg for years – to the extent that they are already has ever given. Brief conclusion: Meg lives in Detroit, has dogs, likes to play Trivial Pursuit and leads a quiet life. To the rock’n’ roll!

However: ‘Meg is, in many ways, the best musician with whom I will ever play together”, said Jack White in 2009.


During the whole ride of The White Stripes would Meg is the criticism that they are a hopeless amateur was to continue to attract

The true weight of that statement can be assessed may need to be mentioned with whom Jack White in his well-filled career, doing music proficient: Loretta Lynn, Alicia Keys, Beck, The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Beyoncé, Elton John, Nas, Jay-Z, Wanda Jackson and A Tribe Called Quest. Names, each of which is in contradiction appear with the explicit adjectives that invariably the style of Meg White were raised. Of ‘carefree’ and ‘primitive’ to ‘messy’ and ‘clumsy’ – of course, it was just, therefore, that Jack was only with her The White Stripes wanted to erect. Megs game – completely free of pretension, each mep a truth from a hasn’t anything – increased the dynamism of his guitar playing like no klasbak that could have been done.

Itself has Meg White never seen. During the whole ride of The White Stripes, which lasted from 1997 (when the two were married) until 2011, she would be the criticism that she’s a hopeless amateur was to continue to attract.

And since then? Seemed to Jack Whites ex – they divorced in 2000, after nearly four years of marriage – by a black hole swallowed up. Music with Meg White after The White Stripes no longer made. In 2005, married to guitarist Jackson Smith, son of Patti and Fred ‘Sonic’ Smith. The ceremony took place in Jack Whites backyard. But that marriage ended in 2013.

For the next occasion where The White Stripes once again will play together, you do not yet to the bookmaker to run. Three years ago, Jack White in a chat from his website: “Nope… That time is gone.’

Well, yes, Jack White is this year 43, Mb 44. The average life expectancy of Americans is 78. A careful gamble.

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