BLOT! IS GAURAV MALAKER, A PRODUCER, MUSICIAN AND DJ BASED OUT OF DELHI, INDIA. MOST ASSOCIATE THE NAME WITH PIONEERING MINIMAL, MODERN HOUSE AND TECHNO FROM INDIA, BUT MALAKER CREATES A MUCH WIDER MULTIVERSE, DRAWING FROM HIS TECHNICAL EXPERTISE IN MUSICMAKING TO IMPACT THE CULTURE AROUND HIS SOUND VIA MULTIPLE MEDIUMS
BLOT! STARTED AS A LIVE AUDIOVISUAL PROJECT IN 2007 AND IN THE DECADE SINCE HAS CEMENTED HIS CREDIBILITY AS ONE OF VERY FEW LOCAL ACTS THAT EVOKE A FEELING, A FOLLOWING, AND AN AESTHETIC. BLOT!’s been voted into GQ’s 50 Most Influential Young Indians list and won several awards including VH1 Soundnation’s ‘Best Electronic Act,’ MyFav’s ‘Artist Of The Year’ and ‘Best Techno DJ.’ Regular European tours since 2009 include performances at London South Bank Centre, Nuits Sonores in Lyon, and the legendary Tresor and Bar25 in Berlin.
BLOT! BUILDS DISTINCT CONCEPTS WITH STRONG VISUAL DESIGN SENSIBILITIES, ORIGINAL INSTALLATION WORK AND PAIRS THIS WITH A TOURING ETHIC THAT’S COMMITTED TO CARVING OUT NEW AUDIENCES FOR A YOUNG INDUSTRY.