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Billy Talent
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Origin Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Genres Alternative rock, post-hardcore, punk rock
Years active 1993–present
Labels Atlantic, Warner, Roadrunner
Associated acts Cancer Bats, Anti-Flag
Members Benjamin Kowalewicz
Ian D'Sa
Jonathan Gallant
Aaron Solowoniuk

Billy Talent, before called Pezz, is a Canadian punk rock band from Mississauga, Ontario. The name Billy Talent was inspired by the guitarist "Billy Tallent" from the Michael Turner novel Hard Core Logo. They performed and recorded together for about 10 years before becoming famous.


  • Benjamin Kowalewicz - vocals
  • Ian D'Sa - guitar, vocals
  • Jon Gallant - bass, vocals
  • Aaron Solowoniuk - drums


  • Billy Talent (2003)
  • Billy Talent II (2006)
  • Billy Talent III (2009)
  • Dead Silence (2012)
  • Afraid of Heights (2016)

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