The hotly-tipped outfit find themselves labelmates with the likes of The Datsuns and Stereophonics...

DOGS DIE IN HOT CARS have signed to V2 RECORDS following a fierce battle for the band’s signatures.

The Scottish band’s decision makes them labelmates with the likes of The Datsuns, Elbow and Stereophonics.

The hotly-tipped outfit will now tour with The 22-20’s, calling at: Liverpool Barfly (October 7)

York Barfly (8)

Birmingham Academy (9)

Glasgow Barfly (11)

Leicester Sumo (20)

Nottingham Social (21)

Glasgow King Tuts (22)

Sheffield University (23)

Mamchester University (25)

Liverpool Barfly (26)

Birmingham Carling Academy 2 (27)

Oxford Zodiac (29)

Northampton Soundhaus (30)

Cardiff Barfly (November 1)

Southampton Joiners (2)

Bristol Fleece (3)

London ULU (4)

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