Wolfmother confirm UK tour

Plus the crazy proggers get Hollywood break

Wolfmother have confirmed details of their biggest tour to date .

The band will hit the road around the UK and Ireland in November, playing some of the largest venues of their career as part of MTV2 Spanking New Tour.

The tour calls at:

Glasgow Carling Academy (November 5)

Dublin Olympia (6)

Leeds University (8)

Manchester Academy (9)

Birmingham Carling Academy (10)

Bristol Carling Academy (12)

Brixton Carling Academy (15)

For ticket availability go to NME.COM/Gigs.

Meanwhile it has been confirmed Wolfmother will provide the lead track for the new Jackass movie.

‘Joker And The Thief’ will soundtrack the new Spike Jonze produced ‘Jackass 2’, due out in the UK in October.

Wolfmother’s new friends Johnny Knoxville and Steve-O will also appear in the video to ‘Joker and the Thief’, which is slated for release in November.

In the meantime single ‘Love Train’ is out on September 18.

The track is following in the footsteps of the likes of The Vines and Jet by currently the soundtracking for the new iPod advert in the US.

The band play the Carling Weekend: Reading and Leeds festivals over the weekend (August 25-27).