...And a new single out in February

The Hives have announced details of a UK tour for April.

The band will kick off proceedings in Norwich on April 14 and conclude the tour at London Brixton Academy on April 18.

Tickets go on sale tomorrow at 9am (GMT). Meanwhile, The Hives release new single ’We Rule The World (T.H.E.H.I.V.E.S)’ is out on February 25.

The UK tour dates are as follows:

Norwich UEA (April 14)

Newcastle Academy (15)

Nottingham Rock City (16)

Bristol Academy (17)

London Brixton Academy (18)

To check ticket availability and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS now, or call 0871 230 1094.

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