RAISED BY DIY SPACES, HORROR-SPLATTERED SILVER SCREENS, THE DREGS OF RETAIL, ODD JOBS AND WAREHOUSES, PROVOKER ARE FROM ALL OF CALIFORNIA. CURRENTLY HEADQUARTERED IN LA BUT FROM THE BAY, SAN JOSE AND SACRAMENTO. LED BY THE CORE-WRITING DUO OF MULTI INSTRUMENTALIST JONATHON LOPEZ AND VOCALIST CHRISTIAN PETTY, PROVOKER CARVE OUT ITS IDENTITY WITH A UNIQUE TAKE ON POST-PUNK EFFECTIVELY MARRYING NEW ORDER & LO-FI PRINCE. WITH PULSING HUMANITY, PROVOKER PROVIDE A PERFECTLY IMPERFECT DANCEABLE SPACE IN OUR CURRENT TECH RUINSCAPE. PROVOKER’S DEBUT LP WILL BE OUT ON SCANDINAVIAN IMPRINT, YEAR0001.
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