Bright Eyes' labelmates will also play a special show of their own...
US rockers NOW IT’S OVERHEAD are to follow their forthcoming support slots on the sold-out REM UK and Irish tour by releasing a new single.
The band are lifting ‘Wait In A Line’ from their acclaimed 2004 LP ‘Falll Back Open’. It’s out on February 28 through Saddle Creek. The B-sides include a cover of [a][/a]’ ‘Book Of Love’.
Now It’s Overhead support REM on the following dates:
London Carling Apollo Hammersmith (February 19)
Sheffield Hallam FM Arena (21)
Glasgow SECC (22)
Birmingham NEC (23)
Belfast Odyssey (25)
Dublin Point Theatre (26/27)
REM have long been fans of the band – frontman Michael Stipe even made a guest appearance on ‘Fall Back Open’.
The group also play a show of their own at London Borderline on February 20.