Brad Kent RIP

Joe Keithley | Posted 02.04.2017 | Canada Music
Joe Keithley

Brad, you taught me how to rock and now I am shedding a lot of tears tonight. You were as talented as they come; I'm going to miss you.

Why the World Is Poorer Without Wimpy Roy In It

Joe Keithley | Posted 02.08.2015 | Canada Music
Joe Keithley

We were soon dubbed "Vancouver's most hated band" by Tom Harrison of the Georgia Straight. We played around Vancouver for awhile, then in October 1977 we all moved to Toronto to join the "scene" there. Gerry Hannah, looking for adventure, moved to Toronto with us and this is how the legend of "Wimpy" was born.

Can-Punk Legend Brian 'Wimpy Roy' Goble Dead At 57

The Huffington Post Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 12.08.2014 | Canada Music

Vancouver musician Brian Goble, best known for his work with pioneering punk bands DOA, the Subhumans and the Skulls, died yesterday from a heart atta...

D.O.A. Guitarist Dave Gregg Dies Of Heart Attack At 54

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 04.01.2014 | Canada Music

Dave Gregg, a guitarist who played with legendary punk band D.O.A. as well as The Real McKenzies, died over the weekend in B.C. He was 54. The Geo...

The Moment I Realized Pete Seeger Was My Greatest Hero

Joe Keithley | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Music
Joe Keithley

That day was the perfect amalgamation of folk, punk and people's spirit: think Pete singing We Shall Overcome. I started out playing folk music and switched to punk when I was 20. But I've always believed that the two movements had a similar philosophy: justice for all.

Punk Rocker Trades D.O.A. For NDP

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.23.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Punk rocker Joe Keithley, also known as Joey Shithead, wants to run for the B.C. NDP in Coquitlam Burke-Mountain in next May's provincial election. ...