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- Posted on Apr 6th 2010 11:30AM by Julian Marszalek
As one of the 21st Century's busiest artists -- not only does he front the White Stripes but he plays with the Raconteurs and the Dead Weather -- you'd be forgiven for thinking that White would savour the benefits of new media. But no. White, it seems, sees it all as one big pain in the proverbial.
"In my head I'm still living and working as if there is no Internet, and treat it as a nuisance," White told NME.com. "The internet is a beautiful tool for many, many things, but it is in direct opposition to the art of music being treated with respect."
As for message boards, it should come as no surprise that the multi-talented musician finds the vehemence of some user comments disappointing.
He said, "After reading about three words of someone's comment at the bottom of an article I turn off."