The track will be released as a double A-side single with the album track ‘Wetsuit’ on December 4 and will be available on seven-inch vinyl and as a download.
‘Tiger Blood’ was recorded during the summer with Hammond – pictured below – at the studio he owns in rural upstate New York.
The band, who released their debut album ‘What Did You Expect From The Vaccines?’ earlier this year, have said that though they are formulating plans to record material for the follow-up and hope to begin in earnest early in 2012.
The Vaccines will supporting Arctic Monkeys on their arena tour later this month, before embarking on their own headline tour of the UK in November, which finishes with two nights at London O2 Academy Brixton on December 7 and 8.
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