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Hot Hot Heat was an indie rock band from Victoria, British Columbia, formed in 1999. The band was signed by Seattle label Sub Pop in 2001 and released its first EP, Knock Knock Knock, and
The band released five full-length albums, the last being the self-titled “Hot Hot Heat” in 2016. The band’s style makes use of electronic and traditional instruments and has variously been categorized as dance-punk, post-punk revival, new wave, and art-punk.
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