White announced his plan earlier this month, declaring that "Lazaretto" would be "the world's fastest released record ... in the history of mankind." At 10 a.m. Saturday — in the Blue Room at Third Man Records' Nashville HQ — White recorded two tracks.
According a recent online chat with his fans, Jack White is working on two new albums, one of which is a solo disc, the followup to 2012's Blunderbuss. "I'm producing two albums this month, and finishing them," White wrote in the chat. "One of them is mine."
Elton John has spilled the beans about his new project with none other than Jack White. Hollywood Reporter recently interviewed John, who discussed his experience working with producer T Bone Burnett on several recent studio albums. And although Burnett produced John's brand-new album, The Diving Board, it turns out he and John are already working on something else.
Jack White, who was recently named the official ambassador for Record Store Day 2013, brought a camera crew to United Record Pressing in Nashville, the LP pressing plant that creates vinyl for his Third Man Records label.