Monday 14 May 2012, 12:59 | By

Reunited Ben Folds Five to tour

Gigs & Festivals

Ben Folds Five

Having tweeted at the beginning of the year that a Ben Folds Five reunion was guaranteed “fo sho”, Ben Folds has duly announced the group’s first UK tour since 1999.

Folds and bandmates Darren Jessee and Robert Sledge have been at work on a new studio LP, the first Folds record since ‘The Unauthorised Biography Of Reinhold Messner’, and are expected to release it before the year is out.

Tour dates:

23 Nov: Bristol, Academy
24 Nov: Nottingham Rock City
26 Nov: Dublin Vicar Street
29 Nov: Apollo Manchester
30 Nov: Glasgow Academy
1 Dec: Leeds, Academy
2 Dec: Birmingham, Academy
4 Dec: London, Brixton Academy

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