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The reformed THROWING MUSES are to tour Europe in March.

The band, who split in 1997, will play shows in the UK, Holland, Belgium and Ireland.

The group – singer Kristin Hersh – drummer David Narcizo and bassist Bernard Georges – are scheduled to release their first album since 1996’s ‘Limbo’ in time for the dates, although Tanya Donelly who makes her first contribution to a Muses record since 1991’s ‘The Real Ramona’, is not expected to accompany the band on tour.

The dates are:

Utrecht Tivoli (March 18)

Brussels Ancienne Belgique (March 19)

London Astoria (March 20)

Dublin Ambassador Theatre (March 22)

Glasgow QMU (March 23)

To buy tickets for the London show, [url=]click here or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.