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White Stripes Add East Coast Dates

The White Stripes fleshed out their summer tour with a string of East Coast dates announced today, including a special show on Sept. 24 at Keyspan Park — the minor league baseball stadium in Brooklyn’s Coney Island — with support from the Shins and Brendan Benson. The Shins will also open for the Stripes’ show Sept. 27 in Columbia, Maryland.

Now adequately warmed up after an appearance at Atlanta’s Music Midtown on June 12 (read review), the White Stripes will headline the Glastonbury Festival in England and appear at San Diego’s Street Scene festival before kicking off their tour in George, Wash., with special guest Sleater-Kinney supporting. Cincinnati, Ohio’s Greenhornes open all dates listed below, unless noted otherwise.

The White Stripes complete tour dates:

7/29, San Diego, CA (Street Scene)
8/6, George, WA (The Gorge) — w/Sleater-Kinney, the Greenhornes
8/10, Portland, OR (Keller Auditorium)
8/12, Berkeley, CA (Greek Theatre)
8/15-18, Los Angeles, CA (Greek Theatre)
8/19, Phoenix, AZ (Dodge Theatre)
8/22, Denver, CO (Red Rocks)
8/23, Kansas City, MO (Starlight)
8/24, St. Louis, MO (Fabulous Fox)
8/26-27, Minneapolis, MN (Orpheum)
8/29-31, Chicago, IL (Auditorium Theater) — w/Brendan Benson 8/31
9/8, Milwaukee, WI (Eagles Ballroom)
9/9, Indianapolis, IN (The Murat Theatre)
9/10, Columbus, OH (Ohio Theatre)
9/12, Cincinnati, OH (Cincinnati Music Hall)
9/13, Louisville, KY (Palace Theatre)
9/14, Cleveland, OH (Playhouse Square Center — State Theater)
9/19, Providence, RI (Providence Performing Arts Center)
9/20, Boston, MA (Opera House)
9/21, Boston, MA (Opera House) — w/TBA
9/24, Coney Island, NY (Keyspan Park) — w/The Shins, Brendan Benson
9/27, Columbia, MD (Merriweather Post Pavilion) — w/The Shins
9/28, Atlantic City, NJ (House of Blues) — w/TBA
10/2, Detroit, MI (Masonic Temple Theatre)

Links:
The White Stripes
The Greenhornes
Brendan Benson
The Shins
Sleater-Kinney

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