Release dates and live shows revealed

Flaming Lips have announced details of their eagerly awaited return.

The band will release their new album ‘At War With The Mystics’ -the follow up to 2003’s ‘Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots’ – on April 3.

The first single to be lifted from the LP will be ‘The Yeah Yeah Yeah Song’, which is due to hit the shops on March 27.

Flaming Lips have also revealed their plans to hit the road in April.

The dates are:

Edinburgh Usher Hall (April 19)

London Royal Albert Hall (22)

Birmingham Academy (24)

Manchester Apollo (25)

For ticket availability, go to NME Tickets or call them on 0870 1 663 663.