This article was published in 2006.

Leeds band The Ivories release their second single on Monday, 8th May. "Heartstrings" is the follow up to the band's 2005 debut "Reduce The Temperature" which reached number 19 in the UK Indie Charts, and comes backed with "Long Way Home". The CD version of the single will also feature a video of "Disappointment", recorded at KOKO, London last year.

The Ivories have recently announced dates with The Slits, Placebo and Sisters Of Mercy. Their single launch party is scheduled for the Panic Club night at the Cockpit on Wednesday, May 10th.