Stingray was formed in 2006, the original band members were Andy, Mike, Johan Hedin, DannyÂ and Mack. Their first demo, recorded in the spring of 2008, included the songs Turning Point, IÂ´m a Rockstar, Soldiers of Rock and Devils in My Head.
Later that year, the band was approached by Blue Topaz Records, who offered them a recording contract. They accepted the deal and released the self-titled debut album Stingray in spring 2009, alongside a music video for the track Crescent Moon.
Johan Hedin decided to leave the band in 2009 but just two months after his departure, Stingray found a new guitarplayer in Johnny. He joined the band just in time to start working on the second album ”Further Down” which they released 15th of November 2010.
In August of 2011 DannyÂ left the band and Stingray started the search for a new drummer, in Oktober of 2011 Stingray found a new drummer in Matt from the band Sanchez