The choiciest cuts from 'Rock Action' and a blether with the boys? Christmas has come early...

MOGWAI are to premier songs from their forthcoming album ‘ROCK ACTION’ on RADIO SCOTLAND tomorrow night (March 1) and take part in a webchat after the show.

The tracks will be played on ‘Session In Scotland’ between 8pm and 10pm GMT, with frontman Stuart Braithwaite chatting online for approximately an hour after the show.

To log on, [url=]Click here…, where the show can also be heard online.

As previously reported, their album is released through Southpaw Recordings on April 23.

The band have a gig at Reyjkavik Gaukurinn Hall on March 14, before flying to the US, where they kick off a eight-date tour of Canada and North America at the South By Southwestfestival at Austin Music Hall on March 17.

The further dates are:

Los Angeles El Rey Theatre (March 18)

San Francisco Bimbo’s (19)

Seattle The Showbox (21)

Chicago Metro (24)

Toronto Opera House (25)

Somerville Boston Somerville Theatre (27)

New York Irving Plaza (28)

Isle of Bute, Rothesay Pavilion (April 14)

London Shepherds Bush Empire (19)

Tokyo Blitz (25)

Nagoya Club Quattro (26)

Osaka Big Cat (28)

The band then embark on a string of European dates. For full details see their official site, [url=]www.mogwai.co.uk.