The comeback kings crown a great 2004 in Boston...

Pixies have announced details of a homecoming show.

The group have confirmed details of a Boston date at the Avalon later this month (December 9).

This will be the first time band have played a Boston concert since they opened for U2 in March 1992.

Tickets for the gig go on sale this coming Saturday (December 6) at 12noon via [url=], Ticketmaster and at the venue box office.

Tickets are priced $35.25 and the show will begin at 7pm.