TOY have announced details of the release of a new single. My Heart Skips A Beat will be released on Heavenly Recordings on Monday 12th March 2013.

The single, taken from their self-titled debut album, which was released on 10th September, was recorded during the spring of 2012 with Dan Carey in his South London studio as part of the album sessions.

Released on 12” and download, it includes brand new previously unreleased tracks She’s Over My head and Layered Electronics and a Lauren Laverne BBC6 Music session version of the album track Kopter.

They have also recently announced a number of dates in the spring of 2013, including an NME Awards show and arena shows with The Vaccines.

The list of dates are as follows:

12th London Scala (NME Awards show)
1st Margate Winter Gardens *
2nd London O2 Arena *
4th Carlisle Sands Centre *
5th Leeds Millennium Square *
6th Llandudno Cymru Arena *
* with The Vaccines

Tickets for the shows are available here.

Currently ending the year with a run of European headline shows, the start of the new year sees them head to US & Japan before returning to the U.K. for the NME show.

TOY are: Tom Dougall (vocals / guitar), Dominic O’Dair (guitars), Maxim Barron (bass / vocals), Alejandra Diez (synths / modulations) & Charlie Salvidge (drums / vocals).