Walking with a Ghost (EP)

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Walking with a Ghost
Walking with a ghost.jpg
EP by The White Stripes
Released December 6, 2005
Recorded June 1, 2005 – August 15, 2005
Genre Alternative rock, garage rock
Length 19:03
Label V2
Producer Jack White
The White Stripes chronology
Get Behind Me Satan
(2005)Get Behind Me Satan2005
Walking with a Ghost
Icky Thump
(2007)Icky Thump2007
Audio sample
"Walking With a Ghost"
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars link
Pitchfork Media 13 Dec 05
Sputnikmusic 4/5 stars link

Walking with a Ghost is an EP by the American alternative rock band The White Stripes and was released in December 2005, six months after Get Behind Me Satan, on V2. Their title track is a cover of "Walking with a Ghost" by Tegan and Sara and includes a music video. The album cover shows a KMZ Start camera.

Track listing[edit]

All songs by Jack White, except where noted.

  1. "Walking with a Ghost" (Tegan and Sara cover) – 2:47
  2. "Same Boy You've Always Known" (live) – 3:12
  3. "As Ugly as I Seem" (live) – 5:04
  4. "The Denial Twist" (live) – 2:35
  5. "Screwdriver" (live) – 5:15
  6. "Shelter of Your Arms" (The Greenhornes cover) – 3:30 (extra track on the Japanese edition of the EP)
  • Tracks three and four recorded live on August 15, 2005 (broadcast September 6, 2005) for Los Angeles' 89.9 KCRW radio show
  • Tracks two and five recorded live on June 1, 2005 in Manaus, Brazil; the latter includes a performance of "Passive Manipulation"
  • All tracks except for the title track also appeared as B-sides on singles from the Get Behind Me Satan record.


Only The White Stripes worked on the album. They contributed as follows:[1]

  • Jack White - vocals, guitar, piano
  • Meg White - drums, bongos, percussion


  1. ^ Walking with a Ghost CDUniverse.com Retrieved 2007-11-25