Move over, Niall Horan - there's another Mullingar band out to take your mantle as the town's most famous musical export.

The Academic have been around for a few years at this point, clocking up their live experience with support slots to the likes of Pixies - heck, we even remember when the original version of this song, 'Bear Claws', was on YouTube.

Now, it's been re-recorded and the young Midlands quartet have just released it as a single before they embark on their first US tour proper this autumn.

It's already picking up plaudits in the UK and US having debuted on BBC Radio 1 last night - so watch this space.

Hear it below: