The Divine Comedy return to the live arena with a show in Dublin's Gaiety Theatre on 2 May.

Details of ticket prices and when they go on sale are as-yet-unreleased.

The Divine Comedy will release their new album, 'Absent Friends', on 26 March.

The full tracklisting is:
'Charmed Life'
'Sticks and Stones'
'Leaving Today'
'Come Home Billy Bird'
'My Imaginary Friend'
'The Wreck of the Beautiful'
'Our Mutual Friend'
'The Happy Goth'
'Freedom Road'
'Laika's Theme'
'Absent Friends'