Nick Cave, Mystery Jets, Billy Bragg, Joe Lean for iTunes live gigs

Plus Laura Marling, Tony Christie, Roisin Murphy and KT Tunstall to perform

The likes of Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds, Roisin Murphy, Mystery Jets and Billy Bragg have signed up for a series of gigs organised by iTunes live.

The gigs will take place from February 21 to March 2 at AIR Studios, Lyndhurst Hall, London. The artists will play acoustic collaborations with selected guests.

The resulting songs at the gigs wil be recorded and available to buy from iTunes.

For information about how to get tickets, head to ituneslive.co.uk.

The full line-up for the gigs is as follows:

Jose Gonzalez, Charlene Soraia, Julian Velard and Stephanie Dosen (February 21)

Nizlopi, Soweto Kinch (February 22)

Alphabeat, Joe Lean and the Jing Jang Jong (February 23)

Billy Bragg, KT Tunstall, Foy Vance, Leo Abrahams (February 24)

Daniel Merriweather, Estelle, Tawiah (February 25)

Charlie Winston, Natalie Clein, Tom Baxter (February 26)

Laura Marling, Mystery Jets (February 27)

Jason Mraz, Ron Sexsmith (February 28)

TBC (February 29)

Roisin Murphy, Tony Christie (March 1)

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Spiritualized (March 2)

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