Slacker Logo
Tuning

Artist

Theory of a Deadman

ON AIR
Advertisement
Advertisement
Vancouver, Canada's Theory of a Deadman became the first act to sign with Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger's 604 Records imprint in 2001. Tyler Connolly (vocals/guitar) reportedly slipped a copy of the band's demo to Kroeger at a post-concert party and the two were soon collaborating on songs together. One of these, "Invisible Man," was used as the B-side for 2002's wildly successful Spider-Man theme "Hero" (a Kroeger collaboration with Saliva singer Josey Scott), and anticipated Theory of a Deadman's self-titled debut the same year. Also featuring Dave Brenner (guitar), Dean Back (bass), and Tim Hart (drums), the album's hook-laden, emotional hard rock sounded very similar to their celebrity benefactor's band; almost disturbingly so, actually. But a healthy touring work load and simple maturation ultimately helped Theory of a Deadman break out of that confining stylistic box for their more varied and distinctive sophomore effort, Gasoline, which was recorded with session drummer Robin Diaz. The trio later tapped veteran journeyman Brent Fitz (formerly of Union and Vince Neil's solo band) as their new permanent touring drummer. Theory of a Deadman returned to the studio in 2007 to record their third album, Scars and Souvenirs, which was produced by Howard Benson. The album was released in April 2008, and was certified gold in less than a year. The hard-hitting Canadian rockers fourth studio album, The Truth Is..., which was preceded by the single “Lowlife,” dropped on July 12, 2011, and was followed by a co-headlining tour with Alter Bridge under the banner the Carnival of Madness, which also included Adelitas Way, Black Stone Cherry, and Emphatic. In 2014, the band announced they were working on an album, and a new single, "Drown," arrived in April of that year. Their fifth album, SaVages, followed in July of 2014. ~ Eduardo Rivadavia
Read More Read Less

Stations Featuring
Theory of a Deadman

    Xtreme Alt Rock

    Xtreme Alt Rock
    7 songs

    Hard Rock

    Hard Rock
    8 songs

    Power Ballads

    Power Ballads
    2 songs

    Rock Anthems

    Rock Anthems
    1 song

    Lite Hits

    1 song

Albums by
Theory of a Deadman

Top Songs by
Theory of a Deadman

  1.   Song
    Popularity
  2.   Bad Girlfriend
  3.   Drown
  4.   Angel
  5.   Not Meant to Be
  6.   Lowlife
  7.   So Happy
  8.   Hate My Life
  9.   Blow
  10.   Bitch Came Back
  11.   Gentleman
  12.   Little Smirk
  13.   Nothing Could Come Between Us
  14.   All or Nothing
  15.   Hurricane
  16.   Better Off
  17.   No Surprise
  18.   Savages
  19.   Say Goodbye
  20.   By the Way
  21.   Out of My Head
  22.   The Truth Is... (I Lied About Everything)
  23.   Wait for Me
  24.   Santa Monica
  25.   Make Up Your Mind
  26.   Habits (Stay High)
  27.   Me and My Girl
  28.   Leg to Stand On
  29.   The One
  30.   Love Is Hell
  31.   Midnight Rider
  32.   Livin' My Life Like a Country Song
  33.   In the Middle
  34.   Say I'm Sorry
  35.   Villain
  36.   Above This
  37.   What You Deserve
  38.   World War Me
  39.   Misery of Mankind
  40.   Any Other Way
  41.   Got It Made
  42.   Shoot to Thrill
  43.   What Was I Thinking
  44.   Invisible Man
  45.   The Sun Has Set on Me
  46.   Salt in the Wound
  47.   End of the Summer
  48.   The Last Song
  49.   Point to Prove
  50.   In Ruins
  51.   Panic Room
  52.   We Were Men
  53.   Easy to Love You
  54.   Head Above Water
  55.   Shadow
  56.   Deadly Game
  57.   Confession
  58.   Heavy
  59.   Does It Really Matter
  60.   No Suprise
  61.   Heaven (Little by Little)
  62.   Crutch
  63.   Got Me Wrong
  64.   Hating Hollywood
  65.   Sacrifice
  66.   Drage Me to Hell
  67.   B*tch Came Back
  68.   [Bonus Material]
  69.   The Making of Hate My Life
  70.   The Making of Bad Girlfriend
  71.   Great Pretender
  72.   No Chance in Hell
  73.   No Way Out
  74.   Drag Me to Hell
  75.   Careless
  76.   Better or Worse
  77.   The Making of Not Meant to Be
  78.   Press Trailer
  79.   Haciendas -- Tyler's Place
  80.   The Making of By the Way
  81.   Inside
  82.   What's Your Name
  83.   Fake
  84.   Hell Just Ain't the Same
  85.   Quiver
  86.   Since You've Been Gone
  87.   Hello Lonely (Walk Away from This)
  88.   Save the Best for Last
  89.   Mistress for Christmas

Artists Related to Theory of a Deadman

Hinder