Ryan Adams will play six American dates

Oasis have announced that Ryan Adams will join them for six dates on their forthcoming tour of North America and Canada.

Backed by his band, The Cardinals, the singer/songwriter will support Oasis on their first two in two years.

The tour dates are:

Seattle, WA WaMu Theater (August 26)
Vancouver, BC GM Place (27)
Edmonton, AB Rexall Place (29)
Calgary, AB Pengrowth Saddledome (30)
Winnipeg, MT MTS Center (September 1)
Ottawa, ON Scotiabank Place (4)

The band, who are expected to release their new studio album this year, have yet to announce any dates in the UK and Europe.