Enter Shikari are an English post-hardcore band, which makes heavy use of synthesised sound effects. They formed in 2003 in St Albans, Hertfordshire where all four members are from, as an evolution from an earlier band, Hybryd. The band is named after one of the band member's relative's boats, called Shikari. Shikari also means 'Hunter'. Their debut album, Take to the Skies was released on March 19, 2007 and reached #4 in the Official UK Album Chart.