And you can see the band's recent performance at the South By Southwest music conference on the web next week...

IDLEWILD have announced details of the first confirmed dates of their forthcoming US tour.

The band will appear at:

Casbah, San Diego (July 11)

Knitting Factory, Los Angeles (12)

Old Ironsides, Sacremento (13)

Fillmore, San Francisco (14)

Crystal Ballroom, Portland (16)

Graceland, Seattle (17)

Liquid Joes, Salt Lake City (19)

15th Street Tavern, Denver (20)

The Hurricane, Kansas City (21)

Southgate House, Newport, (28)

Beachland Ballroom, Cleveland (31)

Rosebud, Pittsburgh (August 1)

Middle East Down, Cambridge (2)

The End KNDD Radio Show, Seattle (4)

9:30 Club, Washington (7)

40 Watt Club, Athens (9)

Echo Lounge, Atlanta (10)

Irving Plaza, New York (12)

Additionally, their showcase gig at South By Southwest music conference in Austin, Texas, in March at the Spin magazine party is to be webcast tomorrow. The webcast will run live tomorrow (Thursday, June 28) at 4pm and 7pm, and again on July 2 at 6pm, at