1. Billboard Bits: Idlewild, R.E.M., The Alarm

    June 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT News on Idlewild, R.E.M., The Alarm Scottish rock act Idlewild will release its next album, "Warnings/Promises," Aug. 16 in North America via Capitol. The Tony Hoffer-produced set recently debuted at No. 9 on the U.K. album chart. "There are three-part harmonies on most of the…

  2. Idlewild Inspired By Classics On New Album

    August 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Although he's known for his earnest and introspective tales, Idlewild singer Roddy Woomble says writing lyrics for the band's upcoming 2005 release is more of a chore than anything else. Although he's known for his earnest and introspective tales, Idlewild singer Roddy Woomble…

  3. Idlewild Comes Into Its Own 'Part'

    April 17, 2003 12:00 AM EDT For Scottish rogue act Idlewild, the U.K. commercial success of its third album, "The Remote Part" (released domestically March 25 by Capitol), allowed it to finally become more than just a cult favor For Scottish rogue act Idlewild, the U.K. commercial success of its third album, …

  4. The Remote Part

    April 05, 2003 12:00 AM EST Thanks to the 2001 release 100 Broken Mirrors, Scottish import Idlewild is already a cult hit in the U.S. Thanks to the 2001 release 100 Broken Mirrors, Scottish import Idlewild is already a cult hit in the U.S. But with its follow-up album The Remote Part, the rock band with a classic U.K.…