- The Panic Division
Infobox musical artist
Name = The Panic Division
Img_capt = Jesse Garcia, drummer for The Panic Division
Img_size = 150
Background = group_or_band
Birth_name = Carbon 12 Theory
San Antonio, Texas, U.S.
Years_active = 2005 - 2008
The Militia Group
Associated_acts = AM Architect
URL = [http://www.thepanicdivision.com thepanicdivision.com]
The Panic Division is an American
alternative rockband from San Antonio, Texas.
The Panic Division was formed by three members of the
post-hardcoregroup Carbon 12 Theory, who added a drummer and keyboardist to their lineup to form the present group. [http://wc09.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=11:axfwxqesldde~T1 Biography] , Allmusic.com] The group moved towards a more electronic, synthpopsound and released their debut, "Versus", on The Militia Group, who signed them to a multi-album deal, in November 2005. [ [http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/9612583/ Independent Study:The Panic Division] . MSNBC.com, October 12, 2005. Accessed September 29, 2007.] Several of the songs they had recorded on Carbon 12 Theory's full-length 2003 release, "20 Years Unfold", were re-recorded for the "Versus" album. The band was named SPIN Band of the Day on November 1, 2005. [ [http://www.spin.com/features/band_of_the_day/2005/11/051101_panicdivision/ The Panic Division] , SPIN, November 1, 2005. Accessed September 29, 2007.] The group toured extensively behind the record. Drummer James Castillo left the band and was replaced by current drummer Jesse Garcia. Their sophomore effort, "Songs from the Glasshouse", was released in 2007, also on Militia. Shortly after the release of the album however, Daniel Stanush left the band, leaving them looking for a replacement. In February 2008 the band announced a hiatus while Colton Holliday completed a solo electronic project.
*Colton Holliday - vocals, guitar
*Tavis Wilson - bass
*Jesse Garcia - drums
*Diego Chavez - keyboards / programming
*Carlos Herrera - drums
*James Castillo - drums
*Daniel Stanush - guitar
*Khary Alexander - keyboards (live only)
The Militia Group, 2005)
Songs from the Glasshouse" (Militia Group, 2007)
* [http://www.thepanicdivision.com Official website]
* [http://www.myspace.com/thepanicdivision MySpace]
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