Frankie & The Heartstrings have announced special end-of-year shows to celebrate what has been a great year for the band. The band will play a trio of special dates, including a show in their hometown of Sunderland on December 2nd. In the meantime, the band will be on tour with Edwyn Collins this November, followed by a European Tour, before returning to the UK for the three special end-of-year shows in December. Tour Dates: November 04 – Brighton, Komedia 05 – Oxford, 02 Academy 2 06 – Leeds, Brudenell Social Club 07 – Glasgow, Oran Mor 09 – Newcastle, Cluny 10 – Manchester, Deaf Institute December 02 – Sunderland, The Victory 03 – Salford, Salford Lads Club 06 – London, Bethnal Green Working Mens Club Click here to buy tickets Frankie & The Heartstrings’ debut album is scheduled for release in early 2010 via PopSex Ltd/Wichita Recordings. www.myspace.com/frankietheheartstrings