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Divide and Dissolve – Takiaya Reed (saxophone, guitar, live effects) and Sylvie Nehill (drums, live effects) – are a
heavy two-piece who create music designed to decolonise, dismantle white supremacy and empower people of colour
& Indigenous people the world over. After releasing their debut LP Basic in March, which earnt them Independent
Artist of the Week on FBi, Best New Music on 4ZZZ, coverage on renowned outlets including The Fader, CVLT
Nation and Afropunk, and a support slot with Poliça on their forthcoming 2018 US tour, Divide and Dissolve have
quickly become one of the most talked about acts in the world, touring frequently across Australia, Europe, Canada and the United States, their live show is renowned for their bone-crushing wall of amps and lowend.
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