Rocks Like: Maps & Atlases, A Lot Like Birds, Circa Survive
Check Out: HOTmath EP
Âˇpretend surprise! constructed their first riffs together in a storage unit outside of Wilmington, North Carolina, in the summer of 2009. Longevity and passion seem to be the math-rock bandâ€™s key motivations. â€śWe got together out of a love for playing music,â€ť says guitarist Matt Evans. â€śWe stayed together because we felt like we were making something unique. We want to record and perform for as long as we can.â€ť The act recorded their debut EP, HOTmath, with He Is Legendâ€™s Worth Weaverâ€”and have plans to expand their sound by adding horns, keys and percussion to future tunes.