Former White Stripes man makes his solo live debut this weekend

Jack White is set to launch his live solo career on the long-running US sketch show Saturday Night Live tomorrow (March 3) and has filmed a new commercial for the show alongside guest host Lindsey Lohan. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click to watch the video.

White will release his debut solo album ‘Blunderbuss’ on April 23 and will play tracks from the album on Saturday Night Live tomorrow.

The album contains a total of 13 tracks and will be released through Third Man Records/XL. It was produced by the man himself and recorded at his Third Man Studio in Nashville

The appearance on Saturday Night Live will precede White’s debut solo live shows, which will take place at the end of March in the United States.

Prior to his show at Radio 1’s Hackney Weekend on June 23-24, alongside Lana Del Rey and The Maccabees, White will play a number of Stateside shows, appearing in Chattanooga, Birmingham, Memphis and Tulsa.

To learn more about Jack White’s career, head to iTunes.com.apple.com/nme-icons, where you can purchase a special NME iPad app detailing the celebrated singer/guitarist/producer’s past 15 years in rock’n’roll.

A one-off NME Icons special issue magazine dedicated to White is also available – see Backstreet-merch.com for details of how to purchase.