Acclaimed Australian electronic band Pivot have signed to legendary UK indie Warp, it has been announced.
Pivot famously formed onstage a the Sydney Opera House, after the three musicians were gathered to play in an experimental arts event. Having already released “Make Me Love You” in 2005, the band have been hard at work honing their skills for a follow up.
The first product of this new union is the new EP “In The Blood” which is available from May 19th. Influenced by their Warp labelmate Sqaurepusher, as well as synthesiser luminaries such as Jean Michelle Jarre, Pivot have a unique sound that is both challenging and melodic.
Pivot have arranged the following UK shows:
April 24th – London, Bar Academy, Islington
April 25th – London, Bardens Boudoir
May 6th – Leeds, The Brudenell Social Club
May 7th – London, ICA (with Gravenhurst)
May 8th – Manchester, Ruby Lounge (with Gravenhurst)
May 11th – Oxford, Jericho (with Gravenhurst)
May 12th – Bristol, The Fleece (with Gravenhurst)
May 15th – London, Stag And Dagger Festival
May 17th – Brighton, The Great Escape Festival
May 22nd – London, Dot To Dot Festival
May 24th – Bristol, Dot To Dot Festival
May 25th – Nottingham, Dot To Dot Festival