Having unveiled the song for the first time ever during his March 3 appearance on Saturday Night Live, Jack White has now made “Sixteen Saltines” available to stream at jackwhiteIII.com. Pre-orders for a 7″ vinyl single featuring non-LP B-side “Love Is Blindness” (Jack’s cover of the U2 classic) are currently being taken at http://jackwhite.thirdmanrecordsstore.comand www.thirdmanrecords.com. The vinyl single will hit stores March 20.
“Sixteen Saltines” is the second single from Jack White’s forthcoming debut album Blunderbuss, out April 24 on Third Man Records/Columbia.
Jack is currently playing select headline and festival dates leading up to Blunderbuss’ release, including a headlining set at theThird Man Records Texas Stand-Off, the label’s first ever official South By Southwest showcase, on Friday, March 16 at The Stage on Sixth in Austin, TX. See below for a full list of dates.
03/13/12 – Memphis, TN – New Daisy Theatre +
03/15/12 – Tulsa, OK – Cain’s Ballroom +
03/16/12 – Austin, TX – The Stage on Sixth (Third Man Records Texas Stand-Off with Karen Elson, John Reilly & Friends, White Rabbits, Reggie Watts, Pujol, Lanie Lane, The Black Belles, Electric Guest, Natural Child, Purling Hiss)
05/18-20/12 – Gulf Shores, AL – The Hangout Music Fest
05/26/12 – Quincy, WA – The Gorge Amphitheater – Sasquatch!
06/23-24/12 – Hackney Marshes, London, UK – Radio 1’s Hackney Weekend
06/29/12 -Werchter, Belgium – Rock Werchter
07/01/12 – Belfort, France – Les Eurockeennes
07/27-29/12 – Niigata, Japan – Fuji Rock Festival
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