And to celebrate, they will release a new single...

Idlewild have revealed details of a new single on the day they have been confirmed to support [url=]U2 at two UK shows.

The band release ‘El Capitan’, on July 11. It’s the third track to be lifted from the Scottish outfit’s new LP ’Warnings/Promises’.

As already announced on NME.COM, [a][/a] will spend the summer in the main playing festivals and supporting REM on their UK stadium tour.

The full list of shows is as follows:

Isle Of Wight Festival (June 10)

City Of Manchester Stadium (15) (U2 support)

Manchester Lancashire Country Cricket Club (17) (REM support)

London Twickenham Stadium (19) (U2 support)

Isle Of Skye Festival (18)

Hull KC Stadium (July 5)(REM support)

Nottingham Forest Football Club (6) (REM support)

Ipswich Town Football Club (8) (REM support)

London Hyde Park (9) (REM support)

Cardiff Millennium Stadium (10) (REM support)

BBC2 Radio Cambridge Folk Festival (31)

Summer Sundae Weekender (August 12)

V Festival (Stafford) (20)

V Festival (Chelmsford) (21)