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Enter Shikari (sometimes stylized as ΣΠΤΣR SHΦΚΔRΦ) are an English post-hardcore band, formed in 2003 in St Albans, Hertfordshire. The band is named after a boat belonging to one of the band member's relatives, and a character in a play Roughton "Rou" Reynolds wrote before forming the band, both of which are named Shikari. Shikari also means 'Hunter', in Marathi, Persian, Hindi, Nepali, Urdu, Punjabi and Bengali. Their debut album, Take to the Skies was released on March 19, 2007 and reached #4 in the Official UK Album Chart. Their second album, titled Common Dreads, was released on June 15, 2009 and debuted on the UK Albums Chart at 16.
June 11, 2010
Enter Shikari have announced a series of intimate UK gigs around their summers festival appearances. The headline dates will begin at the Underworld in London on July 26. Read more
May 5, 2010
Enter Shikari will headline this summer’s Redfest festival, it’s been announced. The band will play the independent festival in Redhill on July 23. Read more
February 18, 2010
Enter Shikari, The Horrors and Delphic are among the acts set to appear at this year's Evolution festival in Newcastle. Paolo Nutini, Calvin Harris, Donovan and The Unthanks are also on the bill for the event. Read more
October 12, 2009
Enter Shikari have extended their first tour of 2010 with an additional three UK shows. The band will now play gigs in Glasgow (February 7), Middlesbrough (9) and Bournemouth (11). Read more
February 25, 2009
Enter Shikari are to give away a brand new song for free tonight (February 25th). Fans will be able to download 'Antwerpen' from the band's official website from 7:30pm. Read more
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