The Modfather is playing a string of American and European acoustic dates...

OASIS guitarist GEM ARCHER is set to team up with Paul Weller on the Modfather’s acoustic tour of America later this month.

With Gem and drummer Steve White, Paul Weller will play 13 dates, starting in LA and finishing in New York. Also planned along the way are two nights at the Chicago House of Blues and a performance on the Late Show With David Letterman.

[a][/a] will then go on to play a string of European acoustic dates in November.

Meanwhile, it has been announced Weller is adding an extra date to his UK full-band tour later this year, playing a one-off date at London Shepherds Bush Empire on December 16 in support of the homeless charity Shelter.

The US dates are:

Los Angeles House of Blues (October 8-9)

San Francisco Fillmore (10)

San Diego 4th and B (11)

Anaheim House of Blues (14)

Toronto Palais Royal (17)

Chicago House of Blues (19-20)

Hartford Webster Theatre (23)

Boston Avalon (24)

New York Town Hall (27)

New York Irving Plaza (28)

November European Acoustic Tour:

Munster Jovel (November 15)

Antwerp Queen Elizabeth Hall (16)

Amsterdam Pepsi Stage (17)

Frankfurt Mousonturm (19)

Dresden Star Club (20)

Berlin Columbia Fritz (21)

Hamburg Musikhalle (22)

Cologne Gloria (24)

Schorndorf Manufaktur (25)

Vienna Metropol (TBC) (27)

Munich Muffathalle (28)