The new collection Jack White Acoustic Recordings, 1998-2016 includes unreleased songs, B-sides and album tracks. Jo McCaughey/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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In 'Acoustic Recordings,' Jack White Winks At Tradition

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Jack White's latest album is Acoustic Recordings 1998-2016. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Jack White On Detroit, Beyoncé And Where Songs Come From

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Customers line up outside the Detroit location of Jack White's Third Man Records store on opening day, Nov. 27. Third Man's plans for Detroit also include a record pressing plant. Scott Legato/Getty Images hide caption

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Charley Patton was the grandaddy of the Delta blues musicians, according to Jack White: "He's the one that all the other blues musicians looked up to. He's almost the beginning of the family tree." Courtesy of the Revenant Archives hide caption

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In A Few Fateful Years, One Record Label Blew Open The Blues

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Clockwise from upper left: Spoon, Sharon Van Etten, St. Vincent, Future Islands, Flying Lotus. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Poll Results: Listeners Pick Their Favorite Albums Of 2014

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