Listen to the never-before-heard and previously unreleased acoustic mix of the Raconteurs’ “Carolina Drama” from JACK WHITE ACOUSTIC RECORDINGS 1998-2016 now and get the track instantly with all digital pre-orders of the album, along with previously unreleased White Stripes ballad “City Lights.”

Jack and Third Man Records have also announced a special, limited edition colored vinyl version of JACK WHITE ACOUSTIC RECORDINGS 1998-2016. The 180-gram double LP on blue vinyl with black and white wisps will be available exclusively at Third Man Records’ Nashville and Cass Corridor, Detroit storefronts on the September 9th release day. This colored pressing will be the only limited edition version of the record that is produced.

To commemorate the release of the new album on September 9th, Jack will return to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon for his first ever solo acoustic TV performance. Be sure to tune in to NBC at 11:35pm ET/PT.

8/10 Uncut Review of Acoustic Compilation

“What Acoustic Recordings best illustrates, though, is a consistency to White’s songwriting that has endured through his myriad of projects, even as his music has swung unpredictably between playfulness and intensity” – Uncut

The reviews are starting to come in in praise of JACK WHITE ACOUSTIC RECORDINGS 1998-2016, available for pre-order NOW and officially on sale September 9th. Read one of the first to be published in Uncut Magazine below or at uncut.co.uk:


Jack has announced the release of JACK WHITE ACOUSTIC RECORDINGS 1998 – 2016, a 26 track double LP and double CD featuring remastered alternate versions, mixes, and previously unreleased recordings from The White Stripes, The Raconteurs, and Jack’s solo catalog. This essential Jack White songwriting collection will be released September 9th and is available to pre-order physically, on CD/LP, as well as digitally now.

Jack has also unveiled the previously unreleased and unheard White Stripes song “City Lights,” which can be streamed via VEVO below. “City Lights” was originally written for Get Behind me Satan, but forgotten until Jack recently revisited the album for Third Man Record’s Record Store Day 2015 vinyl reissue. The recording was finished in 2016. The song is the first new, worldwide commercially released White Stripes song since 2008. “City Lights” will be available as an instant download will all digital pre-orders starting Friday, August 12th.

Watch the official album teaser to find out more and preview the record below.