Travis' long awaited third album, "The Invisible Band," has been confirmed for a June 12 release by Epic. The set will be preceded by first single "Sing," due for commercial release in the U.K. on May

Travis' long awaited third album, "The Invisible Band," has been confirmed for a June 12 release by Epic. The set will be preceded by first single "Sing," due for commercial release in the U.K. on May 28. To coincide with the album's release, Travis will open for Dido on 16 North American dates, beginning June 10 in Vancouver.

Announcement of a full European tour is expected in the coming days. The band has already lined up a host of festival gigs, including the Heineken Green Energy Festival in Dublin on May 6 and the Fuji Rock Festival in Naeba, Japan, on July 28.

Meanwhile, a video for "Sing" is currently being shot in Los Angeles by the award-winning team of Valerie Dayton and Jonathan Faris. The band's official Web site says of the clip, "No more details at this stage except to say that things get very, very messy!"

"The Invisible Band" is the follow-up to 1999's U.K. multi-platinum "The Man Who," which peaked at No. 2 on Billboard's Heatseekers chart and has sold 204,000 copies in the U.S. to date, according to SoundScan. Both were produced by Nigel Godrich, who also helmed Radiohead's "Kid A" and the forthcoming "Amnesiac."

Here is the tracklist for Travis' "The Invisible Band":
"Sing"
"Dear Diary"
"Pipe Dreams"
"Flowers In The Window"
"The Cage"
"Safe"
"Last Train"
"Afterglow"
"Indefinitely"
"The Humpty Dumpty Love Song"

Here are Travis' tour dates:
May 6: Dublin (Heineken Green Energy Festival)
June 1: Nuremberg, Germany (Rock Im Park Festival)
June 3: Nurburgring, Germany (Rock Am Ring Festival)
June 10: Vancouver (GM Place / with Dido)
June 11: Seattle (Key Arena / with Dido)
June 13: Mountain View, Calif. (Shoreline Amphitheater / with Dido)
June 16: Irvine, Calif. (Verizon Wireless Amphitheater / with Dido)
June 17: San Diego (Coors Amphitheater / with Dido)
June 20: Atlanta (Lakewood Amphitheater / with Dido)
June 22: Columbia, Md. (Merriweather Post Pavilion / with Dido)
June 24: Boston (Tweeter Center / with Dido)
June 27: Wantagh, N.Y. (Jones Beach / with Dido)
June 29: Camden, N.J. (E-Center / with Dido)
July 1: Hartford, Conn. (Meadows Music Center / with Dido)
July 2: Buffalo, N.Y. (Darien Lakes / with Dido)
July 4: Toronto (Molson Amphitheater / with Dido)
July 5: Detroit (Pine Knob / with Dido)
July 6: Tinley Park, Ill. (New World Music Theatre / with Dido)
July 8: Minneapolis (Xcel Energy Arena / with Dido)
July 27: Naeba, Japan (Fuji Rock Festival)

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