Jim White is an Australian drummer living in New York.
Beyond being the drummer of the band Dirty Three (a band from Melbourne that has created many albums and toured extensively), White has co-curated the festival All Tomrorrow’s Parties and performed widely with many other groups and projects. His other performance credits include having worked with Cat Power, playing on the albums Moon Pix and Juke Box; Smog’s A River Ain’t Too Much to Love and Supper; Bonnie Prince Billy’s The Letting Go; PJ Harvey’s White Chalk; and with Nick Cave, White Magic, CW Stoneking and the great cretan lyra player Psarantonis. White also made a duo record with Nina Nastasia called You Follow Me. His has many credits in movies and art pieces including projects with filmmaker Jem Cohen, Eve Sussman, Simon Lee, Jack+Leigh Ruby, Brent Green and Braden King. He contributed to the movie The Proposition, as well as a track to Visionaire no. 53. He has been involved with Hal Wilner Projects and was a founding member of the Australian punk band Venom P Stinger.
Image credit: Claudia de Serpa Soares, Eve Sussman, Jim White, More Up a Tree, 2015; photo by Eve Sussman, courtesy of the artists. Claudia de Serpa Soares, Eve Sussman, Jim White, More Up a Tree, 2015; photo by Monia Lippi, courtesy of the artists.