Jarvis Cocker and Steve Mackey introduce New York to Desperate...

Pulp stars JARVIS COCKER and STEVE MACKEY are to take their DESPERATE club to the US.

The duo will follow their recent events at Pentonville Prison and Bethnal Green Working Men’s Club in London with a DJ set at the Slipper Room on New York’s Lower East Side on February 8.

The group’s current album ‘We Love Life’ is set for a spring release in the US.

As previously reported, Pulp will tour a series of forests in the summer of 2002, elaborating on the themes of ‘We Love Life’.

The shows are at: Sherwood Pines, Near Edwinstone, Nottinghamshire (June 15)

Bedgebury Pinetum, Near Cranbrook, Kent (16)

Roseisle Forest, Near Elgin, Scotland (21)

Dalby Forest, Near Pickering, North Yorkshire (22)

Thetford Forest, Near Brandon, Suffolk (23)

Tickets for the shows are on sale now, to purchase some via the NME.COM ticketshop, click here.