It's been a decade since it happened - but the duo perform again together next month with new band The Tears...

BRETT ANDERSON and BERNARD BUTLER will be reunited on stage for the first time in a decade next month, NME.COM can exclusively reveal.

The duo’s new band The Tears will play their first live show at London Heaven on December 16, two days before an appearance in Spain at Barcelona Razzmatazz (18).

Tickets for the London show are priced £15, and go on sale in the coming days. The Tears’ debut album is now finished with a single planned for release in early 2005.

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