Formed in 1996 (Encinitas, CA)
Band members (changed a few times)- Bruce Donally, Mitch Williams,Eric Blaine Reno, Andrew Abdov, and Chris Swann.

San Diego quintet Thickliquidcombine the melodic content of such anthemic '80s hard rockers as Mötley Crüe and W.A.S.P. along with the dense and hard-hitting guitar riffs of such thrash metallists as Megadeth and Testament. Along with issuing a debut recording thus far, Thickliquid has opened regional shows for such well-known metal acts as the Scorpions, Incubus, and two of their biggest aforementioned influences -- Mötley Crüe and Megadeth.