Watch Jack White’s humorous attempt to ‘steal’ Beck’s Nashville show with a Chumbawamba cover

Jack White (left) and Beck
(Image credit: Jo Hale/Lorne Thomson/Getty)

Jack White made a humorous cameo at the opening of Beck’s set at Nashville’s Basement East on March 21, in which he pretended to be the singer-songwriter and launched into a cover Chumbawamba's Tubthumping.

Footage posted on White’s Third Man Records Instagram account shows the singer/songwriter take to the stage before Beck’s set begins and pick up an acoustic guitar

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Matt Parker
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Matt is Features Editor for Before that he spent 10 years as a freelance music journalist, interviewing artists for the likes of Total Guitar, Guitarist, Guitar World, MusicRadar,, DJ Mag and Electronic Sound. In 2020, he launched, which aims to share the ideas that make creative lifestyles more sustainable. He plays guitar, but should not be allowed near your delay pedals.