Magic Potion

This is the fifth in a series of eight posts breaking down each of the Black Keys albums leading up to the release of Turn Blue on May 13. For The Black Keys fourth full album, Magic Potion, the boys returned to their basement recording roots. The basement, however was different as Patrick Carney was... Continue Reading →

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Chulahoma

This is the fourth in a series of eight posts breaking down each of the Black Keys albums leading up to the release of Turn Blue on May 13. This is not technically a full studio album from The Black Keys, but this album has had a big impact on me. The music is the... Continue Reading →

Rubber Factory

This is the third in a series of eight posts breaking down each of the Black Keys albums leading up to the release of Turn Blue on May 13. This album has a very special meaning to me. I've said it before, but the Black Keys were my gateway drug into the world of the... Continue Reading →

Thickfreakness

This is the second in a series of eight posts breaking down each of the Black Keys albums leading up to the release of Turn Blue on May 13. Is there a more aptly titled album than Thickfreakness (2003)?* I have no idea what it means, and I'm not sure anyone else does either. This... Continue Reading →

The Big Come Up

This is the first in a series of eight posts breaking down each of the Black Keys albums leading up to the release of Turn Blue on May 13. These posts will give a small amount of background on each album, but will mainly detail my feelings about them and what I believe makes each... Continue Reading →

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