The band get ready to premiere material from long awaited new LP 'Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots'...

Flaming Lips are planning a UK tour for July, in support of their new album ‘YOSHIMI BATTLES THE PINK ROBOTS’.

The band have now completed work on ‘Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots’, which is scheduled for release on July 15, preceded by a single, ‘Do You Realize?’ on July 1.

According to the band’s official website, , a small number of UK and Irish shows are currently being finalised to coincide with the release, at: Dublin Vicar Street (July 1)

Sheffield Leadmill (6)

Manchester MDH (7)

Cambridge Corn Exchange (9)

London Astoria (10)

Support at the dates is likely to come from Bob Mould, with the shows confirmed in the coming weeks.