Tragic City is an instrumental band from Birmingham, Alabama. They draw their influences from many different styles, notably funk, jazz, R&B, and hip-hop. Thriving on live performances, Tragic City blends all these different styles to make their own form of progressive music. Tragic City has opened for artists such as Who's Hat is This featuring Tim Lefebvre (David Bowie, Tedeschi Trucks Band), Big Sam's Funky Nation, and Flow Tribe. The members are Tommy Bowen (Trumpet), Desmond Sykes (Saxophone), Will Cash (Guitar), Martin Castor (Keyboards), Cj Griffith (bass), and Michael Laton (Drums).