Rival Schools reform

US rockers announce new live dates

Rival Schools have reformed and will be touring this summer.

The US rock band, who originally split in 2003, will play a handful of dates in the UK around their Download Festival appearance on June 13. The band are planning to release a new album later this year.

They play:

London Kings College Students Union (June 11)

Birmingham Academy II (17)

Leeds Cockpit (18)

Glasgow King Tuts Wah Wah Hut (19)

Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms (21)

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