Ex-Verve duo to make live debut as The Black Ships in June - ticket details
Nick McCabe and Simon Jones launch The Black Ships this summer
The band will play London's King's College Students Union on June 2.
The Black Ships, who formed in 2009, also count drummer Mig Schillace and violinist Davide Rossi in their line up.
Rossi, though never formally in The Verve, played on their 2008 album 'Forth' and featured in the band's live line up frequently after that.
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