The Scots guitar rockers line up an extensive tour of the US with Brassy...

IDLEWILD have a 15-date tour of north AMERICA lined up to promote the release of their album ‘100 BROKEN WINDOWS’ in the States.

The Edinburgh quartet are currently in the studio with Blur and Smiths producer Stephen Street recording on songs for their as-yet untitled third full-length album.

‘100 Broken Windows’, which reached Number 15 on its release in the UK last year is released in America on March 13.

Prior to that, the band have a low-key gig lined up at the 13th Note in Glasgow on February 9, and have rescheduled their Cardiff gig, which was postponed last October after singer Roddy Woomble fell ill. It now takes place at the Coal Exchange on March 7, tickets priced #8.

The US and Canada tour dates, where they will join Brassy, are:

Vancouver Starfish Room (March 9)

Seattle Graceland (10)

Portland Berbati’s Pan (11)

San Francisco Bottom Of The Hill (13)

Los Angeles Knitting Factory (14)

Austin Metro (16)

Chicago Double Door (20)

Cleveland Beachland Ballroom (21)

Washington 9.30 Club (22)

Philadelphia Upstage (23)

New York Bowery Ballroom (24)

More dates are expected to be added later.