Considering that Jack White’s label, Third Man Records, has reissued their early LPs (“Mink Rat or Rabbit” and “Life, Love and Leaving”), perhaps now is the moment to pay some attention again to the serious rockers who are the Detroit Cobras.
From Zeppelin-era sounds to gospel standards and even 1870s classical music, Jack White mixes it all up on his newest project. In short, the guy who resisted studio “tricks” is now taking them into intriguing new territory.
Hall and Oates. Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell. Sonny & Cher. Simon & Garfunkel. Pop duos used to be popular and successful. What’s changed?