The Datsuns return

There's a new EP and tour dates

The Datsuns are to return with a new EP in April.

And the Kiwi rockers will mark the release of their first new material since October 2004 with a series of UK dates.

The dates are:

Stoke Sugarmill (April 18)

Bristol Fleece (19)

Newcastle Academy 2 (21)

Liverpool Academy (22)

Glasgow ABC2 (23)

Sheffield Leadmill (25)

Manchester Academy 3 (26)

Birmingham Academy 2 (27)

London Underworld (28)

Oxford Zodiac (29)

Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms (30)

More details about the tracks to feature on the new EP are expected shortly.