The former White Stripes frontman will release his debut solo album on April 23
Jack White has revealed the tracklisting for his debut solo album ‘Blunderbuss’.
Comprising 13 tracks, the album will be released on April 23 through Third Man Records/XL. The former White Stripes man will be appearing on US comedy show Saturday Night Live on March 3 to play tracks off the record.
Earlier this month Jack White revealed the video for his debut solo single ‘Love Interruption’ – scroll down to the bottom of the page and click to watch. White released the video, which he also directed, on St Valentine’s Day. The track sees him working with singer Ruby Amanfu, who provides backing vocals, and Emily Bowland on bass clarinet and Brooke Wagonner on Wurlitzer electric piano.
White has also announced plans for his debut solo live shows, which will take place in 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.
The ‘Blunderbuss’ tracklisting is:
‘Freedom At 21’
‘Weep Themselves To Sleep’
‘Trash Tongue Talker’
‘Hip (Eponymous) Poor Boy’
‘I Guess I Should Go To Sleep’
‘On And On And On’
‘Take Me With You When You Go’
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.