In Gold's Third Man cover story back in January
, Jack White said a lot of things, including that part about not wanting to mess with the Nashville rock scene. But he didn't say that The White Stripes would break up
— there's been plenty to talk about
in the wake of that — or, as DIY reports he told the British mag Q
, that he's done forming new bands or letting himself get enlisted by any new bands.
"I won’t join another band again," he reportedly says. "Three’s enough for one lifetime. If I can’t say it in any of these bands, then I’ll say it by myself."
For a second there, I was going to say something like, "What? Why just pick some arbitrary number and say that's enough bands for a lifetime, when, well, you just never know?" But then I was like, "Oh, yeah. Three."