Jack White's new band, The Dead Weather, to play first public show

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The new supergroup, also featuring Alison Mosshart (The Kills), Dean Fertita (Queens of the Stone Age) and Jack Lawrence (The Raconteurs, The Greenhornes), will play its first show for the general public at the Bowery Ballroom in New York City on April 14. Tickets go on sale here on Wednesday, April 8, at 10 a.m. (EST).

As of now, the band has two songs available on iTunes, "Hang You From The Heavens" and a cover of the Gary Numan song "Are Friends Electric?". The band's first full-length album, Horehound, is slated for release in June 2009.

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