Hometown -- Baltimore
Current members --Joe Grice, drums, John Kaburopulos, bass; Ron DeVincent, guitar and backing vocals; Dimitris Katsikadakos, guitar; Matt Myers, vocals
Founded in --2003
Style --metal and experimental
Influences --Lamb of God, Megadeth, Slipknot, Nothingface, Iced Earth, Slayer, Pantera, King Diamond, Into Eternity
Notable --The band hopes to finish its first full-length album, Personal Demons, by June. As of last week, it had laid down nine of the album's 10 tracks, DeVincent said.
Quotable --DeVincent on the band's name: "There's so many meanings to it. That's another reason why we like it so much. With all of the problems in the world - it could deal with if you had a drug problem, if you're not a good sleeper, if you dream."
Hear Sleep Infection on Saturday at Fletcher's, 701 S. Bond St. Sleep Infection performs at midnight. Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 the day of the show. Call 410-558-1889 or visit fletchersbar.com. For more information about the band, visit myspace.com/sleepinfection.