Circus (American band)

Circus was a Cleveland, Ohio-based area power pop band active in the early- and mid-1970s. Their lone, self-titled album was released in 1973, and their single "Stop Wait & Listen" debuted at #91 on the Billboard Hot 100 charts on March 17 of that year.[1]

Background information
OriginCleveland, Ohio
GenresPower pop, soft rock
Years active1970–1975
Associated actsAmerican Noise
Michael Stanley Band
Eric Carmen
Past membersMick Sabol
Phil Alexander
Tommy Dobeck
Frank Salle
Dan Hrdlicka
Craig Balzer
Bruce Balzer/

Former membersEdit

  • Mick Sabol - Guitars, vocals
  • Phil Alexander - Vocals, keyboards
  • Tommy Dobeck - Drums
  • Frank Salle - Bass guitar
  • Dan Hrdlicka - Guitars, vocals (1970-1973)
  • Craig Balzer - Guitars, vocals (1973-1975)
  • Bruce Balzer - Guitars, vocals (1973-1975)


  1. ^ "Hot 100, week of March 17, 1973". Billboard. Retrieved 24 August 2012.