The Little Flames officially over

Indie's worst kept secret is finally confirmed

The Little Flames have formally announced their split.

As previously reported on NME.COM the group are parting with singer Eva Petersen and forming new band The Rascals.

A brief statement has now appeared on Thelittleflames.com saying: “We are sorry to have to announce that The Little Flames have split up. It is an amicable split, and they will continue to work on their own projects in the very near future.”

It is not currently clear if the band’s debut album – due for release in June – will now come out, meanwhile details of the new band can be found at Myspace.com/rascalmusic.