Dead Letter Circus + Sleepmakeswaves + Voyager
"Genius." Beat Magazine - Album of the Week
2 x #2 Albums on Debut, Gold Sales, Sold Out International Tours, 9 x High Rotation Singles
"Dead Letter Circus is the most epic band in Australia." Dom Alessio, triple j
Dead Letter Circus are unlike any rock band to emerge in years.
Watching someone on their first listen to alternative breakthroughs Dead Letter Circus searching to come up with a neat description is fascinating viewing...
"It's kind of like... no wait, it's more of a... Wow, I have no idea what it is, but it's different..." Part of the beauty of the soaring, sing-a-long choruses, chiming
atmospherics and delay soaked tones of Dead Letter Circus is their escape from easy classification via labels or scenes. But with two #2 records, and Gold selling plaques on the wall, the message is clear - it's music that resonates.
Dead Letter Circus have ascended to the forefront of alternative rock, their fresh take striking a chord locally and abroad, signing deals with Universal Publishing,
The Agency Group for North America, The End Records in the USA, Triple Vision in Japan and UNFD in Australia. And while they may not be easily labelled, there is a certainty amongst the creative confusion... just one spoonful of Dead Letter Circus will leave you hungry for more...
Debut album This is the Warning hit #2 on the national ARIA charts and spawned 6 radio singles, with 2 commercial crossover hits One Step and Cage being added to major networks, and the album being certified Gold.
With the last 4 national tours SOLD OUT, the band's videos getting international airplay, and huge stadium shows with Muse and Linkin Park, in 2011 the band
lit up the main stage of the Big Day Out outdoor mega-festivals, and scored two songs in the world-famous triple j Hottest 100 Poll.
More recently, DLC were voted into triple j's Hottest Australian Albums of All Time, toured the USA three times, played SxSW, sold out shows in the UK, were
voted as one of Red Bull's Top 11 Rock Acts, a host of US rock and college radio stations jumped onboard, and Total Guitar UK ranked them in their Best Guitar
Albums of the Year.
In 2013 Dead Letter Circus unleash their second album, The Catalyst Fire, which scored a #2 Album Chart position in Australia on release, was named Album of the Week by influential radio station triple j, and having sold out shows right around Australia, the band now embark on a two month tour to South Africa, UK/Europe, and the USA.