The jaunt includes a headline performance at a New York festival...

White Stripes have announced details of North American tour in the summer. >

Jack and Meg White – whose current album ‘Elephant’ has sold over 500,000 copies in the US, start the tour in California on June 13.

The six-week jaunt finishes with a headlining performance from the Detroit duo at New York’s Central Park SummerStage festival on July 23.

The full list of dates are as follows:

Mountain View Shoreline Amphitheatre (June 13)

Raleigh The Ritz (16)

Charlotte Grady Cole Center (17)

Tampa USF Special Events Center (18)

Boca Raton Mizner Park Amphitheatre (19)

Stone Mountain Stone Mountain Park (20)

Orlando Hard Rock Live (21)

New Orleans Municipal Auditorium (23)

Houston Verizon Wireless Theatre (24)

Austin Stubb’s BBQ (25)

Grand Prairie Texas (26)

Oklahoma City Coca-Cola Bricktown Event Center (27)

Kansas City Memorial Hall (28)

St. Louis Pageant (30)

Chicago Aragon Ballroom (July 1/2)

St. Paul Roy Wilkins Auditorium (3)

Milwaukee The Rave (5)

New York Central Park SummerStage (23)

White Stripes play a number of UK and Irish festival dates over the summer including The Carling Weekend: Reading and Leeds (August 22-24) T In The Park (July 12) and Witnness (July 13).

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