The band announce five more dates for 'best of' trek

Idlewild have added a series of Scottish shows to their UK tour.

The band are set to hit the road after releasing best of ‘Scottish Fiction – Best Of 1997-2007’, out on October 1.

The new dates are in Lochniver, Inverness, Oban, Dundeeand Glasgow.

The full tour is now:

Liverpool Carling Academy (October 9)

Preston 53 Degrees (10)

Leicester The Venue (11)

Sheffield Leadmill (13)

Lochinver Village Hall (15)

Inverness Ironworks (16)

Oban Corran Halls (18)

Dundee Fat Sam’s (20)

Glasgow Barrowlands (21)

Portsmouth Pyramid (23)

Falmouth Princess Pavillion (24)

Exeter Phoenix (25)

Nottingham Rescue Rooms (27)

Warwick University (28)

Cambridge Junction (29)

London KOKO (30)

Dublin The Village (November 1)

Belfast Mandela Hall (2)

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