LONDON GOES ‘WILD!

Demand forces the boys to add another London date...

Idlewild have added an extra LONDON date to their forthcoming tour of the UK and Ireland.

The band release new LP ‘Warnings/Promises’, the follow-up to 2002’s ‘The Remote Part’, on March 7. The first single to be taken from the album, ‘Love Steals Us From Loneliness’, is released on February 21.

As already announced on NME.COM, the Scots rockers will then hit the road for an extensive tour, with the dates starting in Newcastle on April 5. And they have now added a second date at London’s Shepherds Bush Empire. As well as April 13, they will now play April 14 at the venue too.

The dates are:

Newcastle Northumbria University (April 5)

Liverpool Royal Court (6)

Southampton Guildhall (7)

Reading Hexagon (8)

Bristol Academy (10)

Brighton Dome (11)

London Shepherds Bush Empire (13/14)

Folkestone Leas Cliffe Hall (15)

Nottingham Rock City (17)

Cambridge Corn Exchange (18)

Norwich UEA (19)

Sheffield Octagon (21)

Stoke Victoria Hall (22)

Manchester Academy (23)

Birmingham Academy (24)

Leeds University (26)

Dublin Ambassador Theatre (28)

Belfast Mandela Hall (29)

Aberdeen Music Hall (May 1)

Glasgow Barrowlands (2)

Edinburgh Usher Hall (3)

Tickets for the new date go on sale tomorrow (February 15). To get tickets after then for that date, and to check ticket availability now for all other dates, [url=]click here or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.