Innocent Bystander
Vancouver, British Columbia
1980 - 1984


Randy Burgess ~
Rod Knowlan ~ Guitar, Vocals
Bruce McKenzie ~ Keyboards
Dan McLaren ~ Guitar
Lonnie Powell ~ Drums
Scott Reid ~ Guitar
Syl Thompson ~ Vocals


Randy Kirstuk ~ Lights, Stage

1980-1984, Vancouver

Innocent Bystander originated in and worked out of Vancouver.  The band was active from about 1980 - 1984 whereupon it morphed into a David Bowie tribute band.

Members included Syl Thompson, Randy Burgess, Lonnie Powell, Bruce McKenzie, Scott Reid, Dan McLaren and Rod Knowlan.

Rod Knowlan, April 2009

Some of the other Pacific Northwest music groups represented in members of this group include:  By Design, The Headpins, Green Dog, Army, Tarcus, Steelback and many other NW bands.

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Last Update:  10 April 2012
Credits: Rod Knowlan, Kim

Band # 2574