Inspiral Carpets return with tour

Noel Gallagher's old employers hit the road next year

Inspiral Carpets have announced a new tour for next year.

The Madchester veterans – who Noel Gallagher once roadied for – will hit the road for a series of shows in March 2008.

They play:

Glasgow ABC (March 7)

Oxford Academy (8)

Sheffield Leadmill (9)

Northants Roadmender (10)

Frome Cheese And Grain (12)

Nottingham Rescue Rooms (13)

Manchester Academy (14)

London Shepherd’s Bush Empire (15)

Tickets go on sale at 9am on September 28.

To check ticket availability and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS now.

Meanwhile, just for a laugh here’s a quick video of Gallagher in his Inspiral Carpets days below.