Hear Ye! Hear Ye! REM hath anounceth the honorable musicians they hath chosen to accompany them on the adventures that shall occureth on their summer tour...
Ok, seriously. REM just announced a bunch of the acts that will be supporting them on the UK leg of their tour in June and July. Among those added were Richard Hawley, Jonathan Rice, Ambulance Ltd, and Idlewild. The groups will be playing with REM on the following dates:
12 Isle of Wight Festival (Snow Patrol, Embrace)
14 Glasgow Green Big Top (Richard Hawley)
15 Sheffield Hallam FM Arena (Richard Hawley)
17 Lancashire County Cricket Ground (Feeder, The Zutons, Idlewild)
18 Loch Lomond Balloch Country Park (The Zutons, Ambulance Ltd)
5 Hull The KC Stadium (The Zutons, Idlewild)
6 Nottingham Forest Football Club (The Zutons, Idlewild)
8 Ipswich Town Football Club (The Zutons, Idlewild)
9 London Hyde Park (Feeder, The Zutons, Idlewild, Jonathan Rice)
10 Cardiff Milennium Stadium (The Zutons, Idlewild, Jonathan Rice)
For more info on the tour and who's playing, clicketh hereth.