Hot Water Music have signed to American label Rise Records, it has been announced.

The band are to enter the studio this winter to record a new full-length which will be released worldwide on Rise in spring 2012. In the meantime, the band are to self-release a new two-song 7" in August in support of their European headlining tour with Make Do And Mend.

The European tour kicks off on August 5th in Hannover, Germany - with dates in the Netherlands, Austria, Slovenia, Italy, Hungary, Switzerland, France and the UK following - including hows in Portsmouth (August 25th), Leeds Festival (August 26th), Glasgow (August 27th) and Reading Festival (August 28th).

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