IDLEWILD TO PLAY AMNESTY BENEFIT

The Scots rockers are the latest additions to the week-long event at the ICA...

Idlewild are among the latest additions to AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL’s week of activity.

As previously reported, Amnesrty are taking over the ICA venue for the ‘DJ Saved My Life’ event between October 14-18, with a different figure curating each night of music, films and debate.

Idlewild and the Scissor Sisters now join The Thrills at Jo Whiley’s night on October 17, with films ‘Jamaica: Communities in the Crossfire’ and a preview of Jonas Akerlund’s movie ‘Spun’.

Meanwhile, Snow Patrol join Hundred Reasons and The Nextmen for Zane Lowe’s selection on October 14. Former Factory records boss and newsreader Tony Wilson will hold an A&R question and answer session and screen ‘Woodstock: The Lost Performances’ on October 15.

For more information, go to www.djsavedmylife.co.uk.