|origin||Sursee , Switzerland|
|Genre (s)||Nu metal , crossover , hardcore|
The band Sickret was founded in 2010 by Timmy Michels ( vocals ), Sandro Büchler ( guitar ), Stefan Fischer ( drums ) and Chris Niederberger ( bass ). Before that, all musicians had gained experience in different groups. After winning first place at the KUFA Hardcore CUP in 2012, with which Sickret prevailed against numerous Swiss bands, other concerts and the like followed. a. with Sick of It All , Pro-Pain , Skindred , Breakdown of Sanity , Aborted , First Blood , Jinjer, Hemlock, Undivided and Dub Trio.
In April 2013 Sickret released her debut album Pointless Appendix , which was produced by Sebastian Schiess in the SOS Basement Studio in Oberentfelden . The album was initially self-distributed. With their debut, the band came to a number of shows at home and abroad. An EMP support deal in 2014 was followed in February 2015 by a two-week tour through Cuba , a headlining tour through Eastern Europe and further performances at home and abroad.
In October 2016 Sickret released her second album Hypocritical , which was mixed and mastered by producer Aljoscha Sieg (Pitchback Studio). At the same time the band signed with the record label "darkTunes Music Group", which from now on sells both albums. With the album, the band released the music video for the track Pomme de Terre , which was presented by the German music magazine Rock Hard . Reviews of the album Hypocritical have been published in Rock Hard Magazin , Legacy , metalunderground.at and metal-heads.de.
- 2013: Pointless Appendix
- 2016: Hypocritical
- 2018: Trapped Behind Golden Bars
- Official website
- Sickret at Discogs (English)
- Sickret at Allmusic (English)
- Sickret on MusicBrainz (English)
- Chart sources: Charts CH
- First Blood (USA) / Sickret | Sedel Music Center. In: www.sedel.ch. Retrieved October 10, 2016 .
- 09.04.2016 - We were at the Macbeth Joker Fest in Lyss | RAWK.CH. In: rawk.ch. April 9, 2016, accessed October 10, 2016 .
- Sickret - Album Release Show. In: www.facebook.com. Retrieved October 10, 2016 .
- EMP Support the Underground with Sickret, Dead Memory and Cannonball Ride , EMP Merchandising , July 31, 2014
- Surseer metal band in Cuba: "We were even offered sex for CDs" , 20 minutes , March 12, 2015, accessed on October 13, 2016
- Sickret on tour in Cuba and Europe | RAWK.CH. In: rawk.ch. February 4, 2015, accessed October 10, 2016 .
- Sickret. In: darktunes.com. Retrieved October 10, 2016 .
- Sickret: Music video for 'Pomme de Terre' published , Rock Hard , September 30, 2016, accessed October 13, 2016
- RockHard: View Review. In: www.rockhard.de. Retrieved October 10, 2016 .
- Sickret - Hypocritical | Metalunderground. In: www.metalunderground.at. October 8, 2016, accessed October 10, 2016 .
- Fat Nu Metal Hardcore from Switzerland with SICKRET - Hypocritical (release: 09/30/16). In: metal-heads.de. October 5, 2016, accessed October 10, 2016 .