Theory of a Deadman is a Canadian rock band from Delta, British Columbia, formed in 2001.
They became the first act to sign with
frontman Chad Kroeger's 604 Records imprint in 2001.
Delta, British Columbia, Canada
Post-grunge, alternative metal, hard rock
The name of the band comes from a song off their first album whose lyrics describe a man preparing to
commit suicide. That track was renamed to
Tyler Connolly -
lead vocals, lead guitar (2001-present)
Dave Brenner -
rhythm guitar, backing vocals
Dean Back -
bass, backing vocals (2001-present)
Joey Dandeneau -
drums, backing vocals (2009-present)
Tim Hart -
drums, backing vocals (2001-2004)
Brent Fitz -
drums, backing vocals (2004-2007)
Robin Diaz -
drums, backing vocals (2007-2009)
Theory Of A Deadman Quotes:
I always like to be alone when I get ideas for a song, sometimes I go for a walk or a drive somewhere.
My father had one of those huge record players that doubled as a piece of furniture. He had a lot of old records that I listened to like, The Doors, Led Zeppelin and Supertramp.
Make music for fun and that’s it. This business can take all the fun out of it and kill the musician in anyone. Stick to the basics. Do what you love or you’re doomed!
Theory of a Deadman Awards:
Juno Award for New Group of the Year
Canadian Radio Music Award for (Rock/Alternative) Best New Group
Western Canadian Music Award for
Rock Recording of the Year "Scars and Souvenirs"