The band quickly became a Detroit underground favorite, before reaching national, then international fame.
White has been nominated for various awards as a part of the White Stripes, and has received four Grammy Awards.
Meg is a very shy girl, a very quiet and shy person.
To go full-speed from a dead-halt is overwhelming, and we had to take a break." On February 20, 2009—and on the final episode of Late Night with Conan O'Brien—the band made their first live appearance after the cancellation of the tour, performing the song "We Are Going to Be Friends." A second feature titled Under Nova Scotian Lights was prepared for the DVD release.
He said, "I just came from a Raconteurs tour and went right into that, so I was already full-speed.
Meg had come from a dead-halt for a year and went right back into that madness.
Jack worked with other artists in the meantime, but Meg remained largely out of the public eye, though in June 2008, she appeared briefly onstage during an encore set of a Detroit show with one of Jack's bands, the Raconteurs.