The Scottish indie popsters play astring of live dates around their first release in two years...

Idlewildhave confirmed details of their new single ‘YOU HELD THE WORLD IN YOUR ARMS’, and a string of new live dates.

The single is released on April 15 via Parlophone, and the first to be taken from the group’s forthcoming album ‘The Remote Part’, which will follow in July.

Additional tracks for the single are currently unconfirmed, but songs likely to feature on the album include ‘A Modern Way of Letting Go’, ‘We Won’t Stay The Same’ and ‘All I Never Wanted’.

The tour calls at: Portsmouth Pyramid (April 18)

Leicester De Montfort Uni (19)

London Astoria (20)

Norwich Waterfront (22)

Exeter Lemon Grove (23)

Bristol Anson Room (24)

Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall (26)

Leeds Metropolitan University (28)

Warrington Parr Hall (29)

Cambridge Junction (30)

Newcastle University (May 1)

Edinburgh Queens Hall (3)

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