September 28, 2016  

Jack White Calls Lady GaGa and Her Music 'Artifice'

December 5, 2012 (5:54 pm) GMT
However, the rocker does not totally blame GaGa for her direction because he thinks her music is 'very of this age'.

made it clear that he is not a fan of . The rocker said in a new interview with Esquire that the Mother Monster is "all artifice" with no meaning in her music.

"I don't think she lives it because it's all artifice," White told the January issue of the magazine. "It's all image with no meaning behind it. You can't sink your teeth into it. It's a sound bite." However, White realized that GaGa is only feeding the demand. "It's very of this age, because that's what people want," he added.

Speaking of the modern world, White lamented, "The goal of modern celebrity is to make yourself into the lowest common denominator: 'Hey, I'm a guy just like you. I like a beer, a football game'." He continued, "Especially in reality television, you'll see people will go as far as to make a fool out of themselves just to prove that."

White, who chooses not to join Twitter, also slammed the micro blogging site. "Twitter is the most perfect example of modern living. I think the only people who should have [Twitter accounts] are comedians. Because it's all about one-liners," he said.

One female musician that White certainly has a respect for is . Back in 2008, the former member collaborated with Keys on the theme song of James Bond movie "".

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Monsters and War Unleashed in New 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' Trailer
  2. Video: Kim Kardashian Ambushed by Gigi Hadid's Attacker in Paris
  3. Lin-Manuel Miranda Heading to 'SNL' as First-Time Host
  4. 'Lion King' Gets a Remake From Disney and Jon Favreau
  5. Robin Hood Confirmed to Return for 'Once Upon a Time' Season 6
  6. New David Bowie Greatest Hits Album Announced
  7. The Flash Reunites With Jay Garrick, Teams Up With Tom Felton's Character in Season 3 Photos
  8. 'Doctor Strange' IMAX Trailer Unveils Avengers Ties. Also Get Details About Rachel McAdams' Role