FRANKIE & THE HEARTSTRINGS
Christmas single & festive shenanigans
Listen to ‘(Too Right) It’s Christmas‘ – featuring Edwyn Collins
Independent Venue Week
March 2016 live shows
Sunderland’s Frankie & The Heartstrings herald the festive season with news of a seasonal offering in the form of ‘(Too Right) It’s Christmas‘ featuring Edwyn Collins. Listen below…
The band recently announced a kickstarter campaign that resulted in the raising of almost double what was required to renovate and open the second incarnation of the city’s only record store cum community and artistic hub – Pop Recs Ltd.
Reunited with erstwhile mentor and producer of their debut album Hunger, Edwyn Collins, their paean of festive joy, ‘(Too Right) It’s Christmas’ will be available digitally from all normal outlets. The track is also set to become the first single to be released on Christmas cake, the band will be selling cake with a download at their forthcoming shows with The Charlatans.
Frankie & The Heartstrings don their red suits in the run up to Christmas with shows as follows – as guests of The Charlatans throughout December ..
8th Nottingham Rough Trade – short set @ 5pm w/ Charlatans signing session
8th Nottingham Rock City
9th Cardiff Tramshed
11th Norwich UEA
12th Birmingham O2 Academy
14th Edinburgh Usher Halll
15th Dundee Caird Hall
17th Newcastle O2 Academy
18th Liverpool O2 Academy
19th London Brixton O2 Academy
Early 2016 will see a one-off show at Hebden Bridge’s The Trades Club on 28th January in association with Independent Venue Week with tickets on sale at 10.00 am on 4th December.
Meanwhile, the band are pleased to announce details of their own run of shows in March which sees them visiting the following towns and cities – tickets go on sale at 10.00am on 4th December and available from:
8th Manchester Gullivers
9th Glasgow Broadcast
10th Newcastle The Cluny
11th Birmingham The Rainbow Courtyard
13th Bristol Crofters Rights
14th London The Lexington