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Pointed Sticks

Pointed Sticks are a Canadian punk rock band from Vancouver. The original band consisted of vocalist Nick Jones, guitarist Bill Napier-Hemy, bassist Tony Bardach and drummer Ian Tiles. The band gets its name from dialogue in a famous sketch by Monty Python, "Self Defence Against Fresh Fruit," wherein Eric Idle repeatedly suggests that learning to defend against something like a pointed stick might be more useful than defending against fresh fruit.


Prism (or PRiSM) is a Canadian rock band originally from Vancouver. They were active from 1977 to 1984 and are active again from 1988 to present.

Images in Vogue

Images in Vogue was a Canadian New Wave group in the 1980s.

The Subhumans

The Subhumans are a punk band formed in Vancouver in 1978. Known by pejorative, punk rock nicknames, original members were known simply as "Useless" (Gerry Hannah), "Dimwit" (Ken Montgomery), "Wimpy" (Brian Roy Goble) and "Normal" (Mike Graham).


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