facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Jack White releases new song 'High Ball Stepper' from upcoming album

White released his first solo album, "Blunderbuss," to critical acclaim in 2012.
By Annie Martin   |   April 1, 2014 at 4:20 PM   |   Comments

1 of 5
| License Photo
http://cdnph.upi.com/sv/em/i/UPI-1421396381505/2014/1/13963828004335/Jack-White-releases-new-song-High-Ball-Stepper-from-upcoming-album.jpg
April 1 (UPI) -- Jack White has released a new track, "High Ball Stepper," ahead of his upcoming album, Lazaretto.

Lazaretto will be the musician's second release as a solo artist. The word "lazaretto" or "lazaret" refers to a quarantine station for travelers who arrive in a country by sea. The name also references a "lazar house" or leper colony, named after the Biblical beggar Lazarus.

White released his first solo album, Blunderbuss, to critical acclaim in 2012. His new song, "High Ball Stepper," highlights the musician's guitar playing and includes brief piano interludes.

Lazaretto goes on sale June 10. Pre-orders for a limited edition copy of the album are available to those who sign up for White's Third Man Records Vault. The special version features blue-and-white-vinyl, a fold-out poster, and a bonus 40-page hardcover book with lyrics, musical notation and photos.

Follow @littlemannie and @UPI on Twitter.
Topics: Jack White
© 2014 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
2014: The Year in Music [PHOTOS]

2014: The Year in Music [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Kris Jenner worried Khloe and Lamar will reconcile Kris Jenner worried Khloe and Lamar will reconcile
2
Valerie Bertinelli speaks on female empowerment in Fresno Valerie Bertinelli speaks on female empowerment in Fresno
3
Heidi Montag reaches out to Lauren Conrad on Twitter Heidi Montag reaches out to Lauren Conrad on Twitter
4
Khloe Kardashian blames Kourtney Kardashian for weight gain Khloe Kardashian blames Kourtney Kardashian for weight gain
5
Dax Shepard debuts new Kristen Bell-inspired tattoo at film premiere Dax Shepard debuts new Kristen Bell-inspired tattoo at film premiere
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback