The Raconteurs The Raconteurs (2005 - present) While writing Steady, As She Goes with Brendan Benson, Jack decided to create a band round it - free of the rules he'd imposed on himself in The White Stripes.
What does TR stand for?
TR stands for The Raconteurs (band)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
When the health issues of his erstwhile White Stripes partner Meg caused a tour cancellation, Jack got busy with his pal Brendan Benson and formed The Raconteurs.
28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Raconteurs and Jimi Hendrix will both take to the virtual stage this November as downloadable content in Activision Publishing, Inc.
The Raconteurs are Jack White and three other dudes (but does anyone really care about them?
This compilation, available only as an iTunes download, serves up the likes of The Raconteurs, The Kooks, Razorlight, The Flaming Lips, The Magic Numbers and Brit Award winners The Fratellis.
Byline: DAVE FREAK IT'S been called a supergroup and a side project, but for The White Stripes' Jack White, solo singer/songwriter Brendan Benson and Jack Lawrence and Patrick Keeler of The Greenhornes, The Raconteurs is anything but.
Glenn Whipp THE RACONTEURS ``Broken Boy Soldiers'' (Third Man/V2) - Two stars With his usual band the White Stripes on break, guitarist-singer Jack White now joins up with a group of Midwest musicians for a mildly amusing excursion into classic-rock-tinged garage-pop.
US singer-songwriter Brendan Benson joins fellow Detroit musician Jack White on vocal and guitar duties in the Raconteurs, who played a series of acclaimed sell-out UK dates in March.