Modest Mouse announce US headlining tour

They'll stay on the road after touring with REM

REM announce North American tour

The National and Modest Mouse will join them on the jaunt

Modest Mouse map North American tour

They'll hit the road again this autumn

Modest Mouse to play UK shows

Johnny Marr's US chart-toppers return in September

Modest Mouse close Lollapalooza with crowd-pleasers

Rain threatens but doesn't arrive

Modest Mouse plot summer tour

They'll hit major festivals across the US

Download Festival bound for the US

But the Stateside version is no metal-fest

Modest Mouse, The Shins auction off items for charity

The Decemberists also back art education

Modest Mouse announce new UK tour

Jaunt includes prestigous London date

Modest Mouse

Take one moderately successful American college rock band, add one English legend – in this case, the mighty, mighty Johnny Marr – and what do you get? Pretty damn close to perfect jangle-core indie, that’s what. Producers of tawdry dramas about US teens getting into all sorts of scrapes are probably wrestling naked in jelly at this very moment...