1. Go Behind the Scenes With The Dead Weather's Alison Mosshart in Jack White-Directed Feature Video: Exclusive

    October 09, 2015 1:01 PM EDT Having Alison Mosshart's feature video as the final installment of the The Dead Weather's series of individual band members' clips tied to the group's new Dodge and Burn  album seems wholly appropriate to guitarist-keyboardist Dean Fertita. "To me, she's the star…

  2. Dead Weather Talks New LP With 'Tons of Mistakes' & Why They're Not Touring

    September 29, 2015 9:00 AM EDT Garage rock supergroup the Dead Weather released its third studio album Dodge and Burn  Friday (Sept. 25) on Third Man Records. Featuring the Kills ’ Alison Mosshart, Queens of the Stone Age’ s Dean Fertita, the Raconteurs and City and Colour’s Jack Lawrence and a drummer with a busy schedule…

  3. Bob Thiele & The Forest Rangers' 'Land Ho!': Exclusive Album Premiere From 'Sons of Anarchy' Band

    July 06, 2015 12:50 PM EDT Bob Thiele, Jr., the musical director of the hit FX series Sons Of Anarchy , didn't come to  LAND HO! , the debut album from the musicians behind the show's soundtrack, by accident. "In 1979, I had the idea to make a record," Thiele tells Billboard. "A few things…

  4. Third Man Records Announce New Dead Weather, Raconteurs Releases

    October 02, 2013 9:43 PM EDT Two of Jack White's bands are back with new releases coming down the line. White's Third Man Records announced today the newest of its Third Man Vault packages, including material from The Dead Weather and The Raconteurs, two bands of which the alt-rocker claims membership. The…

  5. Lollapalooza 2011: The Kills' Allison Mosshart Channels Marilyn Monroe

    August 06, 2011 2:00 PM EDT Half an hour before she rocked the Bud Light stage at Lollapalooza on Friday (Aug. 5), the Kills ' powerhouse singer Alison Mosshart talked about the band's return to the Lollapalooza stage, Marilyn Monroe and writing with Jack White. The group's fourth album, "Blood…

  6. Kate Moss Marries The Kills' Jamie Hince

    July 01, 2011 6:10 PM EDT Supermodel Kate Moss married Jamie Hince of The Kills Friday in England's Cotswolds region. The bride wore a sleeveless dress by longtime friend John Galliano, the former Christian Dior designer who is currently on trial for spouting racist slurs and anti-Semitic remarks at a Paris cafe…

  7. The Kills Let Loose on 'Last Goodbye'

    April 04, 2011 2:16 PM EDT The last thing you'd expect on a new record by the Kills would be a smoky torch song. The London-based two-piece is best-known for a stripped-down, raw blues-rock (and a dynamic, feral onstage chemistry), but the most striking track on the duo's new record, "Blood Pressures,…

  8. Dead Weather Is More Than a Side Project, Says Bassist

    July 27, 2010 11:57 AM EDT Its members' other endeavors are beckoning, but the Dead Weather is not over -- at least as far as bassist "Little" Jack Lawrence is concerned. "We all go back to our other projects after this tour, but there's no doubt in my mind we'll be doing more stuff,"…

  9. Pearl Jam, Dead Weather Cap Hot, Muddy ACL Fest

    October 05, 2009 4:38 AM EDT They came, they saw, they danced and got covered in stinky mud. Such was the case on Sunday (Oct. 4) as Pearl Jam, the Dead Weather, Michael Franti, and Ben Harper closed out the 2009 Austin City Limits Music Festival. The fest grounds in Zilker Park had become a sloppy affair during Saturday…

  10. Daughtry Returns, Debuts At No. 1 On Billboard 200

    July 22, 2009 11:11 AM EDT After three weeks of Michael Jackson owning the top selling album in the U.S., the late King of Pop steps aside as Daughtry reigns with "Leave This Town," which tops the Billboard 200 after selling 269,000 units, according to Nielsen Soundscan. For Daughtry, "Leave This Town…

  11. Forecast Bright For Jack White's Dead Weather

    June 22, 2009 9:30 AM EDT It all started with a lost voice and a missing tour bus. Alison Mosshart sings for the Kills, the dirty blues-rock band that opened for the Raconteurs last fall, when Jack White lost his voice. White's hoarseness came near the end of a fairly cataclysmic tour for both White and Mosshart;…

  12. Jack White Brings Dead Weather To Detroit Club

    June 15, 2009 9:38 AM EDT The Dead Weather began a short run of special preview shows over the weekend in preparation for its first North American tour next month. The all-star quartet dropped in on the Magic Stick in band members Jack White and Dean Fertita's home town of Detroit on Friday, announcing the show…

  13. Dead Weather Recording More Music Before Tour

    April 16, 2009 1:49 PM EDT Jack White and company knocked out their first album as the Dead Weather during three weeks in January, and there may be even more to listen to when "Horehound" is released on June 16. Guitarist Dean Fertita tells Billboard.com that the group was recently in the studio recording…

  14. Jack White Forms The Dead Weather

    March 12, 2009 10:46 AM EDT Jack White has formed a new group called The Dead Weather with The Kills frontwoman Alison Mosshart. White takes drum and vocal duties, while The Raconteurs bassist Jack Lawrence and Queens of the Stoneage guitarist Dean Fertita round the four piece out. The group debuted a handful of new…

  15. B&E: The Kills

    March 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST Breaking & Entering: A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: The Kills. Profiling acts breaking at radio and/or retail and entering Billboard's charts. A slightly dangerous undercurrent accompanies British-based duo the Kills on their U.S…