And there's news of their eagerly awaited album too...

Doves have announced their comeback single will be titled ‘BLACK AND WHITE TOWN’.

The single will be released on February 7, followed by their third album ‘Some Cities’ on February 21. The record is the follow-up to 2002’s chart-topping ‘The Last Broadcast’.

As previously revealed on NME.COM, the band are making their return to the live stage in December with three special pre-Christmas shows.

Doves will play:

Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall (December 14)

London Hammersmith Palais (15)

Blackpool Empress Ballroom (17)

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