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Over the years, the Sydney and London-based trio PVT's music has ranged from experimental post-rock to dark electro-pop. Brothers Laurence Pike (drums, percussion) and Richard Pike (guitar, production) formed the group in 1999, with other members coming and going until laptop musician Dave Miller joined in 2005. Initially known as Pivot, the Pikes spent several years crafting the group's debut album, as well as collaborating with acts such as Triosk, Prefuse 73, Savath & Savalas and Roam the Hello Clouds, which also featured Miller. Make Me Love You was released in 2005 and earned an Australian Album of the Year nomination at that year's J Awards. For their second album, O Soundtrack My Heart, Miller and the Pikes worked with Tortoise's John McEntire at his Soma Electronic Music Studios in Chicago; Warp released the album, as well as the EP In the Blood, in 2008. After an American group also named Pivot filed a legal claim, the band changed its name to PVT in 2010, and that year's Church with No Magic was their first album under their new moniker. Two years later, the band toured Australia with Gotye and signed to Felte, who released Homosapien -- PVT's most pop-oriented album to date -- in 2013. On 2017's New Spirit, the trio explored political and cultural intolerance in Australia. ~ Heather Phares
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  1.   Song
  2.   Another Life
  3.   Community
  4.   Casual Success
  5.   Ziggurat
  6.   Spirit of the Plains
  7.   Circle of Friends
  8.   New Morning
  9.   Crimson Swan
  10.   Window
  11.   Only the Wind Can Hear You
  12.   Light Up Bright Fires
  13.   New Spirit
  14.   Murder Mall
  15.   Fool in Rain, Pt. 2
  16.   Morning Mist, Rock Island Bend
  17.   Nightfall
  18.   Vertigo
  19.   Homosapien
  20.   Love & Defeat
  21.   Electric
  22.   A Feeling You Can Find
  23.   Salt Lake Heart
  24.   Glass Cult
  25.   Fake Sun in China
  26.   Waves and Radiation
  27.   Evolution
  28.   The Quick Mile
  29.   Interlude
  30.   Cold Romance
  31.   Church with No Magic
  32.   Kangaroo
  33.   Timeless
  34.   Shiver
  35.   Disconnect

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