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Instrumental indie rockers Dog Drive mantis release “Volta” video

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Delivering a rich, full-bodied sound, Toronto’s Dog Drive Mantis brings together the colorful textures and moody, poetic melodies of progressive indie post-rock with the vibrant horn-driven sparkle of jazz fusion.

“’Volta’ was inspired by the imagery of a lighthouse on a desolate shore where the surrounding waters begin calm but quickly turns frenetic and frantic, working its way up to a cascading storm that reaches a breaking point before returning to a disoriented but calm state. The music reflects all of these changes that the imaginary setting experiences. Beginning and ending with a droning pulse that mimics the swirling glow emitted from the lighthouse.” – Bassist Carmen Haines

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