The hottest new band of the year gear up for another big hit...

[a][/a] are set to release a new version of ’MICHAEL’ as their new single.

The song, which is taken from their debut album, has been slated for a release in July and is likely to come backed with additional tracks ’Don’t Start’, ’Love & Destroy’ and ’Missing You’, reports www.franzferdinand.org.

NME.COM understands the band went into the studio in Europe earlier this month to work on the single.