Initially formed in 2005, Iktus is comprised of four passion-driven individuals namely CJ Panaligan on vocals; twin brothers Andrei and Andrew on bass and drums, respectively; and Chunchin Mendoza on lead guitar.
Iktus takes pride in being top contenders in various battle of the bands competitions, including winning the first-ever Sun Broadband Quest Grand Finals Inter-band Competition in 2013 which paved their way to the limelight. Collectively, Iktus strives to spread love, hope, and positivity through their songs. “We write songs based on real-life experiences, not necessarily our own but from other people as well.”
Iktus recently released their enchanting single “Happy Ending” last March 15, 2019.