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The White Stripes To Blitz Canada This Month

The White Stripes To Blitz Canada This Month

The White Stripes are to embark on a 21 date tour of Canada and the US, starting next week (June 24).

The duo who have just released their sixth album "Icky Thump" to universal acclaim kick off their whirlwind tour in Burnaby, Canada on June 24 and finish up in Minnesota on July 31.

Support on all dates comes from Alabama rockabily musician Dan Sartain, after Jack White personally invited him on the tour.

The singer who has previously worked with White Stripes' producer Liam Watson for his "Join Dan Sartain" album, impressed Jack White at a last minute show in Nashville recently.

The White Stripes play the following venues:

Burnaby, Canada (June 24)
Calgary, AB (29)
Edmonton, AB (30)
Saskatoon, SK (July 1)
Winnipeg, MB (2)
Thunder Bay, ONT (3)
Toronto, ONT (5)
Montreal, QC (6)
London, ONT (7)
Moncton, NB (10)
Charlottetown, PEN (11)
Halifax, NS (13)
Glacier Bay, NS (14)
St Johns, NF (16)
Portland, MAINE (22)
Boston, MA (23)
Wallingford, CT (25)
Wilmington, CT (27)
North Myrtle Beach, SC (29)
Birmingham, AL (30)
Southaven, MS (31)


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