REDLAKE CIRCUS was born in London, England, where Le Sxantanas met Luis Iriarte but it was not until February 2008 when in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, Erik Ruy joined the band and formed Redlake Circus.
In mid 2008, the band met Allan Ahearne, well known Events Producer (NIN / Jhonny Cash / Marilyn Manson / Alice In Chains / KISS / Metallica / among many others), who invited the band to perform in New York City, along with APW.
REDLAKE CIRCUS headlined Rockarte Festival 2009 & 2010 in Playa Del Carmen , Mexico.
In mid August 2011 Redlake Circus released their first album, “OUROBOROS”. Mixed by Matt Bayles ( MASTODON / ISIS / RUSSIAN CIRCLES ) and mastered by Ed Brooks (PELICAN, BOTCH, PEARL JAM) in Seattle,WA
In 2012 the band started “Ouroboros Tour” playing all around Mexico, United States and Europe.
Tracks “LUCY”, “GHOST OF ITAKA” & “OXYGEN” are included on the soundtrack of the latest Jaime’s Fidalgo film ” Marioneta Ciega” , filmed in Madrid.
Also Redlake Circus participated on the soundtrack of the first German Zombie Movie called “ ZOMBIE 0711 “
OUROBOROS album was named one of the best albums of 2012 in Mexico and Latinamerica. (www.elpatas.net)
” … One of the greatest bands of the Rock scene…”
El Patas / Mexico
“… A brilliant debut album Ouroboros, a super tight and play of each other brilliantly well…”
The Sludge Lord / Berlin
“… Ouroboros is Redlake Circus new masterpiece, very strong, praised singer’s voice &the creation of the songs require a big effort…”
Weibo / China