Detroit's own "brother and sister" drum-and-guitar duo broke out of local obscurity with their eponymous debut, a primitive garage romp that borrowed liberally from Led Zeppelin, the Kinks, the Rolling Stones, various American bluesmen and other rock & roll stalwarts. With DE STIJL, the band eschews its earlier raw posings in favor of blues with a hint of art rock.
DE STIJL (literally translated, "the style," a European art movement that praises the virtue of simplicity in design), hints at a band that plays its music guided by simplicity in form and function. The 13 songs on DE STIJL show this stripped-down duo coming into their own with more complex arrangements and more varied instrumentation. DE STILJ features an electric violin, harmonica, and piano (played by singer Jack White). All in all, DE STIJL offers more dynamic range and melody than the band's debut and a (comparatively) slick ...
Jack White Songs
Popular or famous Jack White music songs: Another Way to Die, Love Is Blindness, I'm Shakin', Love Interruption, Freedom At 21, Sixteen Saltines, Hip. More music songs Take Me With You When You Go, Blunderbuss, Missing Pieces, On And On And On, Hypocritical Kiss, I Guess I Should Go To Sleep. More music songs Trash Tongue Talker, Weep Themselves To Sleep, Old Son, On That Cloud Up Ahead, If I Didn't Love You, For today, Loving Cup.