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The Tragically Hip is a Canadian rock band from Kingston, Ontario, consisting of Gordon Downie (lead vocals and guitar), Paul Langlois (guitar), Rob Baker (guitar), Gord Sinclair (bass) and Johnny Fay (drums). Formed in 1983, Langlois joined in 1986, while original saxophonist Davis Manning left that same year. They took their name from a skit in the Michael Nesmith movie “Elephant Parts.” [+]