It’s been two decades since The White Stripes released their self-titled debut LP. And to commemorate the 1999 album’s 20th anniversary, Jack White’s Third Man Records is releasing a special companion box set.
Titled The White Stripes XX, the bundle includes previously unreleased studio outtakes, a DVD of two Michigan shows in 1999 and a live LP of a concert in Raleigh, North Carolina. Joining the exclusive audio offering is a 24-page booklet filled with photos, flyers, lyrics and assorted archival material.
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1999 was a pivotal year for the White Stripes. From recording their first album through rumors of the band’s demise and embarking on their first-ever tour, the band worked extremely hard and was fortunate to see small but incremental gains from their efforts. Third Man Records is humbled to explore the depths of the band, their self-titled album and the entirety of their 1999 for our 42nd Vault package, THE WHITE STRIPES XX. Subscribe now through October 31st at TMR storefronts or online via bio link! #thirdmanvault #thirdmanrecords
Third Man Records has also previewed the upcoming box set with the band’s cover of Burt Bacharach’s Little Red Book. The White Stripes XX is available via Third Man Records’ Vault subscription service. The deadline for sign-ups is 31 October.
For more info, head over to thirdmanrecords.com.