Sunderland indie band Frankie & the Heartstrings have announced release details of their début single.

Hunger will be released on 7″ vinyl via Rough Trade on December 7. The single will be backed by a track called Fragile.

The band will also release a special six-track live 10″ vinyl EP via their own PopSex Ltd label. The record will be available from November 23 at the band’s gigs and at Only 500 copies will be available and they will come in a custom F&THS / PopSex Ltd bag, with a fanzine written and designed by the band, a special four-badge set and a unique postcard, according to the PR bumf.

The band will play the following dates next month:

06 Manchester, Ruby Lounge
14 Leeds, Nation of Shopkeepers
28 York, Fibbers
29 Edinburgh, Cabaret Voltaire

Frankie & the Heartstrings will also support Florence and the Machine on her December UK tour for the dates in Glasgow, Manchester and London.

This article was written for TMM.