The White Stripes’ exclusive NME vinyl is coming soon

There will be exclusives on NME.COM too

The White Stripes‘ special limited edition seven-inch vinyl is only a week away.

’Rag And Bone’ – pressed onto red vinyl- will come exclusively for free with the issue of NME, out on June 6.

Meanwhile, be sure to check back to NME.COM in the week of release for a unique look back at The White Stripes‘ greatest moments.

’Icky Thump’ is set to be released on June 11.

However confirming our giveaway’s unique place in The White Stripes‘ history, the seven-inch version of the ‘Icky Thump’ single will be pressed onto white vinyl and will also feature a unique etching on the flipside.

With space left for this release in packaging given away with the NME, the two pieces of vinyl can be combined into a unique collector’s edition.

Speaking of the unique release, Ben Beardsworth, managing director of the band’s label XL, said he was excited that by releasing ‘Rag And Bone’ via NME so many people will be able to get hold of the band’s latest material.

“There something quite magical about getting such a strong track, on such a stunningly presented piece of vinyl, directly in to the hands of such a vast number of people,” he explained.

To get hold of the unique release all readers have to do is buy the NME which hits UK newsstands on June 6.