Plus alt. country band ready UK dates

Country rockers Calexico are set to release a new album.

The record, the first since 2006’s ‘Garden Ruin’, is called ‘Carried To Dust’, and will be out September 8.

The Arizonan band will head out on a tour of UK and Ireland to coincide with the release.

Calexico will play the following dates:

Dublin Tripod (September 10)

Edinburgh Queens Hall (11)

Oxford Carling Academy (12)

Sheffield Leadmill (13)

London Forum (October 11)

To check the availability of Calexico tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS now, or call 0871 230 1094.