guitarist Jimmy Page
has paid tribute to Jack White
, describing the musician as a "hero
" to guitarists both old and young.
appears alongside The White Stripes
star in the forthcoming film documentary, It Might Get Loud
Released in the UK next month, the film also features U2
guitarist The Edge
In an interview BBC 6 Music, Page
said he had enjoyed sharing his experiences with both musicians.
"I think Jack White is definitely a hero to a young generation of guitarists and an old generation of guitarists,
" he said.
"There's no doubt about that as someone who has roots.
"Not only that, Jack, every time that he has a new project, it's always worth checking out because he won't disappoint you.
was less forthcoming when asked if he had plans to work with White
in the future.
"Not immediately that I know of. I think everyone's really busy at this point in time, but it's great that it manifests on this film,
" he said.
It Might Get Loud
will be screened in select cinemas from January 5.
Thanks for the report to Gigwise.com