|Artist Name:||SYDONIA Album: WORDS|
|First/Last Name:||Sam Haycroft|
|Hometown:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia|
|Style of music:||Rock|
Sydonia is currently working on their Sophomore album. All those A-list supports prolonged the wait, but it is now well on the way.
The 1st two singles, 'TL' and 'Words' are about to be released as a DP (EP with DVD) 'Waiting for words that don't exist.
Which will be supported by a national Australian tour in August and September.
Sydonia are personally invited to tour Australia with Lamb of God (USA) after Randy Blythe heard Sydonia’s OZ debut ”Given to Destroyers” playing in an Australian record store.
First Single “Sorry” had multiple screenings on Channel V, stayed in the top ten most requested for two months.
Three Singles received Triple J airplay.
Sydonia then toured the east coast of Australia with Stone Sour (USA).
Subsequently invited to tour the U.S.A with Stone Sour & Dirty Little Rabbits (USA).
Toured the east coast of Australia with Mammal.
Personally invited to tour Australia nationally with Slipknot (USA) & Machine Head (USA).
Toured Australia with Dead Letter Circus.
Legendry Producer/Mixer Colin Richardson came on board to mix Sydonia’s recent Oz single “Ocean of Storms” gratis because he believes in what the band brings to the music industry.
“Ocean of Storms” receives Triple J airplay.
Lamb of God’s Randy Blythe played two songs with Sydonia for their Halloween 2010 “Creep Show” event.
Sydonia Support Korn on their Australian tour.
Sydonia play three days of the 2011 Woodford Folk Festival (which draws over 100,000 people).
Sydonia is truly hard to describe, huge and beautiful guitars meet melodic, hooky vocals and pounding twisted drums and percussion. Although many bands claim to be 'Genre-less' few of those bands have their praises sung by Randy Blythe and Jim Root.