Tragedy rulz! The band formed in 2000 from members of the influential Hardcore/Punk bands His Hero is Gone and Deathreat. Tragedy's music is characterized by unrelenting, heavy hardcore punk sound, punctuated by melodic interludes and downshifts in tempo, often with lyrics containing apocalyptic themes and imagery. The band and many of its contemporaries, such as From Ashes Rise, Severed Head of State and Remains of the Day, have created a recognizable sound inside the crust punk genre. Tragedy have stated they are influenced by early hardcore punk bands, many in the d-beat style, including Discharge and Japanese d-beat groups such as Deathside. This album is definitly most anticipated release from any hardcore band last 5-6 years.