Founding member of the Lemonheads Ben Deily is to play a UK tour for the first time with his new band Varsity Drag.

Deily, who split from the Lemonheads after their third album, will be playing tracks from his band's new album 'For Crying Out Loud'. We're told some early Lemonheads tracks may well appear in the set too.

Varsity Drag will play the following show this month:

LONDON Islington Bar Academy, Mon 22.
EXETER Cavern Club, Tues 23.
BIRMINGHAM Bar Academy, Wed 24.
CAMBRIDGE Portland Arms, Thu 25.
WAKEFIELD Jockey, Fri 26.
NEWPORT Le Pub, Sat 28.
BRISTOL The Junction, Sun 29.