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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Hawk House may be the face of hip-hop's evolution, and we're all the better for it. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Heavy Rotation: Our Panel's 10 Favorite Songs Of The Year (So Far)
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Jack White's first solo album was the sound of heartbreak. His latest, Lazaretto, feels more like isolation. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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From Jack White, A Fierce New Record Raised In Captivity
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Listen To Jack White On All Songs
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