Orick

Orick

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HIGH PERFORMANCE ROCK/ALTERNATIVE/METAL

Biography

Ask yourself this question as Orick revs its engine, takes off and drives their "High Performance Rock" In your Face! They've got a big sound and they're not afraid to use it. The talented Orick brothers, Shannon, Jason and David, and front man, Gabriel, deliver this "High Performance Rock" with passion, consistency and hard rocking musicianship from the first to last note of every live show. Audiences reel among scorching guitar leads and impeccable rhythms, while all eyes are drawn to the dynamic vocalist as he treads on the edge of darkness searching for answers to love and life. Orick is burning across the Midwest with hard hitting, straight-ahead "High Performance Rock". Look for their new single “Slip” available as a single, fall 2007 with a music video to follow. Hometown: Indianapolis, Indiana Musical Idiom: High Performance Rock Management: Self-Managed Highlights: Early 2007 changed singers and name from Balance to Orick. As Balance, self-released 2 CD’s and played in over 200 clubs sold over 8000 CD’s and opened for 17 nationals during a 6-year period. Played clubs and festivals throughout the Midwest including Michigan, Wisconsin, Ohio, Kentucky, Illinois and Indiana. Sponsored and affiliated with Jagermeister and the Jagermeister Music Tour. CD’s Engineered by sound guru Larry Pester (Sweetwater Studios). Performed with national acts such as Shinedown, Slayer, Trapt, Killswitch Engage, and Mastodon just to name a few. Entire CD was recorded, mixed and mastered on a "shoestring" budget. Affiliations: Member of ASCAP. Jagermeister and the Jagermeister Music Tour Reviews & Quotes: "Orick” is built tough, and drives from zero to head blasting sound in seconds. It also comes nicely equipped with fuel-injected rhythms and powerful lyrics." UrbanaXena, Underground Goddess & Writer "You can’t miss if you add Orick to your play list." Tom Posz, PD WEDJ Rock 107, Indianapolis, IN "These guys are solid." Dane Clark, Drummer /John Mellencamp-Cuttin Heads Tour "Orick” is a club favorite. They always attract a big crowd and keep them. You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to figure out why we keep having them back again and again. Steve Hamilton, Legendary Skip’s Nightclub, Angola, IN "I see a great future in hard rock from these guys" Tom Guineri, Esoteric Productions, Chicago, Ill "I’ve never seen such talent and chemistry on one stage!" Benjy Gaither, Film & Music Producer, Indianapolis, IN.

Discography

INCOGNITO, EP 1999
BALANCE, IN YOUR MIND 2002
BALANCE, 2004
ORICK, 2008

Set List

WE'RE AN ORIGINAL BAND BUT WILL PLAY COVER SHOWS AS WELL. HERE IS OUR SETLIST FOR A TYPICAL SHOW OF THREE HOURS.

SET 1

1. MY SACRAFICE – CREED drop Db
2. READYMADE – CHILIPEPPERS Eb
3. LAKINI’S JUICE – LIVE drop Db
4. OPEN UP YOUR EYES – TONIC drop Db
5. I AM THE HIGHWAY- AUDIOSLAVE Eb
6. PLUSH – STP Eb
7. POEM – TAPROOT Eb
8. MEAN STREET – VAN HALEN Eb
9. FOREVER – PAPA ROACH Db
10. FINE AGAIN – SEETHER drop Db
11. WAY TOO DAMN GOOD – NICKELBACK drop Db
12. BULLET W/ BUTTERFLY WINGS – PUMPKINS Eb
13. INSIDE OUT – EVE 6 Eb
14. BEGINS AGAIN – ORICK drop Db
15. NAUGHTY GIRL – ORICK drop Db
16. WITH ARMS WIDE OPEN – CREED drop Db
17. WHEN I’M GONE – 3 DOORS DOWN Eb
18. WHY PART 2 – COLLECTIVE SOUL drop Db
19. HURT SO GOOD – MELLENCAMP Eb
20. FOOL FOR YOUR STOCKINGS – ZZ TOP Eb
21. JUST WHAT I NEEDED – CARS Eb
22. CRAZY BITCH – BUCKCHERRY Eb
23. SHOUT – DISTURBED drop Db
24. BAD RELIGON – GODSMACK drop Db
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