October's a busy month for them

The Raconteurs are to release a new single to coincide with their forthcoming UK tour.

The band, fronted by Jack White and Brendan Benson, will release ‘Broken Boy Soldier’, the almost-title track of their debut album, on October 23.

As previously announced on NME.COM, the band tour the UK in October.

The Raconteurs play:

Glasgow Academy (October 14)

Manchester Apollo (15)

Newcastle Academy (18)

London Brixton Academy (19/20)

Bristol Colston Hall (22)

Nottingham Rock City (23)

Wolverhampton Civic Hall (24)

Liverpool University (25)

For availability go to NME.COM/Gigs.