The returning heroes are taking things back to basics...

OASIS have announced a series of intimate LONDON dates – and one in EDINBURGH – to precede the release of their sixth studio album ’DON’T BELIEVE THE TRUTH’.

Guitarist Noel Gallagher had previously hinted the band would do a ‘club’ tour ahead of the band’s stadium dates in the summer, and NME.COM can now reveal Oasis will playing several special shows across the capital.

The dates are:

London Astoria (May 10),

Edinburgh Usher Hall (15)

London Clapham Grand (22)

London Coronet (25)

London Carling Apollo Hammersmith (26)

Tickets go on sale this Friday (April 15) at 9am and can be brought by [url=]going to NME Tickets or by calling them on 0870 1 663 663, while the album is released on May 30.