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Postby frankb_2 » Thu Jan 29, 2015 5:35 pm

Why is this not a topic yet? Do we think their show last night is indicative of something more?
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Re: Reunited?

Postby woodisgood » Thu Jan 29, 2015 5:39 pm

Well, Keeler wasn't there, so it wasn't a TRUE Racs reunion . . .
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Re: Reunited?

Postby Stl_ben » Thu Jan 29, 2015 5:40 pm

and because they weren't broke up.......
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Re: Reunited?

Postby runofthemill » Thu Jan 29, 2015 5:43 pm

woodisgood wrote:Well, Keeler wasn't there, so it wasn't a TRUE Racs reunion . . .

Stl_ben wrote:and because they weren't broke up.......


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Re: Reunited?

Postby frankb_2 » Thu Jan 29, 2015 5:45 pm

For not playing together as long as they have, and seeing the comments some of them have made recently, I would consider them broken up.
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Re: Reunited?

Postby cobytate » Thu Jan 29, 2015 5:51 pm

some more fine quality journalism from rolling stone:

“White's drummer Daru Jones filled in for the departed Patrick Keeler”

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/ ... g-20150129
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Re: Reunited?

Postby runofthemill » Thu Jan 29, 2015 5:52 pm

cobytate wrote:some more fine quality journalism from rolling stone:

“White's drummer Daru Jones filled in for the departed Patrick Keeler”

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/ ... g-20150129


At least it didn't say dearly departed
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Re: Reunited?

Postby cobytate » Thu Jan 29, 2015 6:01 pm

runofthemill wrote:
cobytate wrote:some more fine quality journalism from rolling stone:

“White's drummer Daru Jones filled in for the departed Patrick Keeler”

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/ ... g-20150129


At least it didn't say dearly departed


that was the way that i first read it and did a double take. i read a lot of stuff on the internet that is intelligently written, it’s just kind of a shame that none of it has ever been from rolling stone.
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Re: Reunited?

Postby Stl_ben » Thu Jan 29, 2015 6:24 pm

frankb_2 wrote:For not playing together as long as they have, and seeing the comments some of them have made recently, I would consider them broken up.

Played a tour just over 3 years ago. Comments have all been that they are busy with other projects, not broke up.
Are the Dead Weather broke up? Been 5 years since they played together?.....
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Re: Reunited?

Postby ellisintransit » Thu Jan 29, 2015 6:31 pm

I definitely wouldn't have called that "The Raconteurs" without every member, but they were introduced as such. I thought it interesting when I saw Daru and not Patrick, yet they still called themselves The Raconteurs. Just to clarify, when Jack introduced the band during that portion, he only introduced Jack Lawrence and Brendan Benson as The Raconteurs. Daru and Dean were left out of the roll call, and that does make sense. It was awesome to see Daru playing those tunes with them.
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Re: Reunited?

Postby cobytate » Thu Jan 29, 2015 6:36 pm

ellisintransit wrote:It was awesome to see Daru playing those tunes with them.


safe bet that is a once-in-a-lifetime thing. even after two nights of jack here in austin, i’m very jealous of y’all that got to go last night!
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Re: Reunited?

Postby woodisgood » Thu Jan 29, 2015 6:46 pm

Keeler is on tour playing with Afghan Whigs.
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Re: Reunited?

Postby ellisintransit » Thu Jan 29, 2015 7:59 pm

woodisgood wrote:Keeler is on tour playing with Afghan Whigs.

Sweet jeezly I would love to see that too!
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Re: Reunited?

Postby yolomanolo » Thu Jan 29, 2015 8:35 pm

ellisintransit wrote:I definitely wouldn't have called that "The Raconteurs" without every member, but they were introduced as such. I thought it interesting when I saw Daru and not Patrick, yet they still called themselves The Raconteurs. Just to clarify, when Jack introduced the band during that portion, he only introduced Jack Lawrence and Brendan Benson as The Raconteurs. Daru and Dean were left out of the roll call, and that does make sense. It was awesome to see Daru playing those tunes with them.

wasn't dean a live member of the racs???
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Re: Reunited?

Postby ellisintransit » Thu Jan 29, 2015 8:42 pm

yolomanolo wrote:
ellisintransit wrote:I definitely wouldn't have called that "The Raconteurs" without every member, but they were introduced as such. I thought it interesting when I saw Daru and not Patrick, yet they still called themselves The Raconteurs. Just to clarify, when Jack introduced the band during that portion, he only introduced Jack Lawrence and Brendan Benson as The Raconteurs. Daru and Dean were left out of the roll call, and that does make sense. It was awesome to see Daru playing those tunes with them.

wasn't dean a live member of the racs???


He sure was. Both he and Mark Watrous have served as auxiliary members. It was nice having that extra Racs "member" there though.
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