Liverpool, UK based Hard Rock/Heavy Metal band Sick Circus formed in August 2008 and are influenced by many different genre's such as Prog Metal, Classic Rock, Modern Metal and Metalcore plus many more.
Sick Circus mix virtuosity and technical ability with the catchy hooks and big anthems of Avenged Sevenfold, Pantera, Skid Row, Whitesnake and Dream Theater whilst still maintaining their unique sound.
On 20th January 2012, Sick Circus released their brand new demo 'Calm Before The Storm' which showcases their new and improved sound with bigger chorus', extra vocal styles, heavier riffs, flashy solo's, deeper bass and epic drumming. This shows you more of what is to come from them in the future.
Not only did they release a new record, they will release an E.P.K (Electronic Press Kit) which features a biography, lyrics, photographs, live footage and a DVD of them making the demo, showing the progression of each song becoming its own, topped off with interviews of the band explaining the concept of each song, describing in detail and expressing every little bit to show how the songs became what they are and also revealing future plans for Sick Circus.
CALM BEFORE THE STORM features 7 tracks such as: - KNOCK OUT. - MY OWN WORST ENEMY. - DEAD FOR LOVE. - DOWN IN THE HALLOWS (re-recorded). - IN MY CELL (re-recorded). - HOUSE OF PAIN (re-recorded). - BONE CRUSHER CANNIBAL JACK.
MICHAEL LOTHARIO Influences: - Mike Matijevic. - James LaBrie. - M. Shadows. - Phil Anselmo. - Corey Taylor. ANTONY LOTHARIO Influences: - John Petrucci. - Michael Angelo Batio. - Dann Huff. - John Sykes. - Alexi Laiho. DANNY BARNES Influences: - Mike Portnoy. - Jimmy "The Rev" Sullivan. - Mike Mangini. - Tony Royster Jr. - Eric Carr. RYAN VAN DELYCE Influences: - Zakk Wylde. - Eddie Van Halen. - Darrell 'Dimebag' Abbott. - CC Deville. - Andy Timmons. OLI HAZARIAN Influences: - Rick Savage. - Rachel Bolan. - Sid Vicious. - Nikki Sixx. - Duff McKagan.