It's a Mancunian invasion...

Doves and their MANCHESTER friends ELBOW are to tour North America together.

Doves have announced details of their first US tour in support of new effort ‘The Last Broadcast’. The trio, who released their sophomore effort yesterday on the UK, release the album on June 4 via Capitol Records in the US.

Doves will be supported by fellow Mancunians Elbow on the trek. The full tour will call at: Pontiac Phoenix Plaza Amphitheatre (June 1)

Seattle Graceland (3)

San Francisco Great American Music Hall (5)

Los Angeles Mayan Theatre (6)

Chula Vista Coors Amphitheatre (8)

Denver Bluebird Theatre (10)

Minneapolis Fine Line Music Café (12)

Chicago Vic Theatre (13)

Toronto Palais Royale (15)

Philadelphia Theatre of Living Arts (16)

Boston Axis (17)

Washington D.C. 9:30 Club (19)

New York Hammerstein Ballroom (20)

The Pontiac and Chula shows are radio festival dates without Elbow.