Joey "Shithead" Keithley
is a punk
musician with the band D.O.A.
, who appeared in the punk/cult film Terminal City Ricochet
, as well as contributing music (through D.O.A.) to the soundtrack.
He ran in the 1996 and 2001 British Columbia provincial elections for the Green Party of British Columbia. In 2001, received the highest percentage of the vote next to party leader Adriane Carr.
He owns and operates his own record company, Sudden Death Records.
In 2004, he published the autobiography I, Shithead: A Life in Punk.
He has also done solo work, releasing a mix of music and spoken word. In 1999, he released his first record, Beat Trash.
Keithley was interviewed for a documentary titled Let's All Hate Toronto, produced by Elevator Films and published by The Disinformation Company.