The band will return to these shores in April…

Hives are set to return to the UK in 2005 with a string of live dates.

The band will kick of their tour on April 16 at the Brighton Dome, winding up ten days later at the Norwich UEA (April 26).

The dates are:

Brighton Dome (April 16)

London Hammersmith Apollo (20)

Leeds University (April 21)

Cambridge Corn Exchange (23)

Liverpool Academy (24)

Wolverhampton Civic Hall (25)

Norwich UEA (26)

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