The two now world famous bands who have spearheaded the recent garage rock revival, NYCís The Strokes and Detroitís White Stripes, will team up for a total of four co-headlining hometown shows in August. As you may expect, The Strokes, who will be performing on Leno tonight, will headline the New York dates while The White Stripes will headline the Detroit dates. According to NME, the mini tour will kick off in Detroit on August 8, followed by a second motor city date the next day. New Yorkers can catch the action on August 15 and 16. These four shows are sure to kick some major ass. Do you smell White Strokes World Tour? I hope so! Everyone keep your fingers crossed until we say stop sometime next month.
The Strokes and The Whites Stripesí Homecoming Mini Tour:
08.08.02 ñ Detroit, MI (Clutch Cargoís)
08.09.02 ñ Detroit, MI (Chene Park)
08.15.02 ñ New York, NY (Radio City Music Hall)*
08.16.02 ñ New York, NY (Irving Plaza)
*Denotes confirmed show. Others pending.