And you can be in the band's new video - if you wear blue...

ELBOW have announced details of a comprehensive tour of the UK for October.

The sixteen-date tour, the group’s most ambitious headline shows to date, will visit major UK cities throughout the month. The dates follow the re-release of new single ‘Newborn’ on September 17.

Elbow play: Stoke Sugarmill (October 4)

Leicester De M’fort Uni (5)

Bristol Anson Rooms (6)

Cambridge Junction (8)

Brighton Concorde 2 (9)

Southampton University (10)

Liverpool Lomax (13)

Manchester Ritz (14)

Sheffield University (15)

Newcastle University (17)

Dundee Doghouse (18)

Edinburgh Liquid Rooms (19)

Glasgow QMU (21)

Leeds Metropolitan University (22)

Norwich Waterfront (23)

London Astoria (24)

To buy tickets, [url=]click here.

In other news, the band are appealing to fans to feature in the new video for ‘Newborn’. The group are looking for extras for the shoot, and any volunteers should go to the Dancehouse Theatre at 10 Oxford Road, Manchester for 4pm tomorrow (August 14).

The only stipulation to be in the video is that you need to be wearing blue clothing.