Third Man Records have announced a White Stripes package for customers of its subscription service, The Vault.

Nine Miles From The White City is a live show recorded at the Aragon Ballroom in Chicago, July 2nd 2003. The set includes a rare Captain Beefheart cover, 'Party of Special Things to Do', as well as proto-versions of 'Little Cream Soda' and 'Seven Nation Army'.

Also included in the package is a 7" single featuring early demos of 'I Want to Be the Boy to Warm Your Mother's Heart' and 'Little Acorns'. A 56-page booklet chronicling the making of Elephant completes the release.


Tracklisiting:

  • When I Hear My Name
  • Dead Leaves and the Dirty Ground
  • Love Sick (Bob Dylan)
  • Hotel Yorba
  • Aluminum
  • Cool Drink of Water Blues (Tommy Johnson)
  • The Hardest Button to Button
  • I Want to Be the Boy to Warm Your Mother’s Heart
  • Stones in My Passway (Robert Johnson)
  • Stop Breakin’ Down (Robert Johnson)
  • Do
  • In the Cold, Cold Night
  • Seven Nation Army
  • The Same Boy You’ve Always Known
  • Black Jack Davey (traditional)
  • We Are Going to Be Friends
  • Offend in Every Way
  • Little Cream Soda
  • Cannon/Party of Special Things to Do (Captain Beefheart)
  • Candy Cane Children
  • The Air Near My Fingers
  • Screwdriver (tease)
  • Ball and Biscuit