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In the June 28, 2007 issue of Rolling Stone, Jack White explained: "That started on an acoustic guitar - it became an idea to use as many different styles of the blues as I could in one song. It goes from the really screeching, distorted, heavy blues sound, to an almost wimpy Wurlitzer kind of loungey blues sound, to white-boy takes on the blues, to real earthy, country blues."
Did they really trade their guitarist to The Doobie Brothers? Are they named after something naughty? And what's up with the band name?