Swank was a band Kirkland Lake Ontario Canada From 1995 to 1997 and was part of the Northern Ontario punk scene in the mid-late 90s. The band went through numerous line-up changes over the course of its history; however the core of Tito Satana and Melvin Klein remained constant throughout. In 1996 Swank released “Dr. Gold’s Poontang Paradise” under local indie label Triple Six Records.
The members of Swank would continue to create music individually and with other bands. Tito’s future projects include The Intesteens, Cottonfoot and Magicforce. Melvin would transition to guitar and vocals and form The Big Wow. Jerkules would go into form The Deefons.
Swank (Dr. Gold’s edition):
Tito Satana : vocals, guitar
Melvin Klein: drums
The Mighty Jerkules (me): “singing guitar”
The Great Hygenie: bass
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