Pretend certainly are a Southern Californian math rock and roll quartet who effortlessly mix complicated arrangements with clean, sentimental vocals. Their music is definitely highly specialized and emotional without having to be intense or punishing, plus they make jagged rhythms appear dreamy and available. The group created in 2004, comprising drummer Joel Morgan, guitarist Timothy Ramirez, vocalist/guitarist Luke Palascak, and bassist Denver Billing. The band’s debut recording, Bone fragments in the Ground, Corrosion in the Essential oil, was self-released in ’09 2009, with another pressing (including different artwork and a altered track list) released by Shelsmusic this year 2010. Ultimately Mike Russell (who documented Pretend’s debut) became the group’s bassist, plus they continuing building their epic compositions while their debut gradually amassed a cult pursuing. In 2015, Topshelf Information authorized the group and released their vinyl fabric debut, the dual LP Tapestry’d Existence.