Think global, act local.
Frankie and The Heartstrings have always remained ferociously loyal to their Sunderland hometown, recently opening their very own record shop in the city.
Yet the band have also developed contacts across the land and beyond. Recently popping back into the studio, the group opted to cover a track by close friends Franz Ferdinand.
Re-working 'Stand On The Horizon' to fit their locality, it's a joyously off kilter rendition of the Glasgow band's disco-flecked mover.
Sparse yet subtle post-punk with a fun pop edge, check out Franke & The Heartstrings' version of 'Stand On The Horizon' below.