The Raconteurs reveal details of first US show

Jack White's band to play NYC

Jack White and Brendan Benson‘s new band The Raconteurs have announced details of their their first North American gig.

The band, who completed their first ever tour of the UK this month, have confirmed they will play Irving Plaza in New York City on April 7.

Tickets go on sale Thursday, March 30 at noon (EST).

The Raconteurs meanwhile, are set to release their debut album ‘Broken Boy Soldiers’ on May 15. It’s preceded by a single, ‘Steady, As She Goes’, on April 24.

For a full review of The Raconteurs‘ live, an exclusive track by track run down and an interview with White and Benson, get this week’s NME on sale now.