A Boy Named Tragedy is an Alternative/Pop/Rock band that was forged in 2005 from the friendship of frontman Brian Downton and lead guitarist Peedar Harbin after Downton returned home to Newfoundland from a Canadian/US tour. Joining Downton (Vocals, Guitars) and Harbin (Guitars) are Sean Power (Drums) and Steve Guy (Bass). Since its inception A Boy Named Tragedy has developed into a powerful group whose relatable and poetic lyrics, energizing live shows, and explosive musical abilities have earned them a devoted following. A Boy Named Tragedy have played to audiences on an Atlantic Canadian tour with Aide-de-Camp and Dearly Beloved and have received local radio play and press. A Boy Named Tragedy lists its influences from Dinosaur Jr. to ALL. They are currently preparing to release a full length album.
Band MembersBrian Downton (vocals, guitar)
Peedar Harbin (guitar)
Sean Power (drums)
Steve Guy (bass)