Demiricous are a Death/thrash metal band out of Indianapolis, Indiana. Within a couple of months of forming, guitarist Ben Parrish (formerly of Upheaval on Willowtip Records) joined the band and they began to take their project more seriously. In 2005, they self-released a demo which caught the attention of Metal Blade.DEMIRICOUS GENRES
Their debut album, 'One', was recorded and mixed at Planet-Z Studios with Zeuss (Hatebreed, The Red Chord, Shadows Fall) in June 2005 and released later that year. Following this the band set out on a tour with Himsa in late 2006.
It has also been stated that the bands name, Demiricous, has no signifcant meaning at all and is just a made up word. The band have also been heavily compared to Californian metal band Slayer by Kerry King (guitarist) and Tom Araya (vocalist/bassist) themselves.
United States of America (Indianapolis, Indiana), formed in 2001
DEMIRICOUS CURRENT RECORD LABEL
Metal Blade Records
DEMIRICOUS CURRENT LINE-UP
Nate Olp - Bass, Vocals
Ben Parrish - Guitars (ex-Upheaval (US))
Scott Wilson - Guitars
Dustin Boltjes - Drums (The Dream Is Dead, Black Arrows of Filth & Impurity)
DEMIRICOUS PREVIOUS LINE-UP
Christopher Cruz - Drums (Lorenguard)
Mike Rafferty - Drums (God Below, Brand New Sin)