THE QUID was one of Winnipeg's most famous bands of the '60s and '70s
Quid band members (l-r) are Lenny Fidkalo, Ron Rene, Bill Pavlik, Colin Palmer and Morley Nickles.
Lenny - drums
Ron - lead singer
Bill - lead guitar
Colin - rhythm guitar/vocals
Morley - bass/vocals
In 1964, British sounding group names became the vogue. The name Quid, slang for a British pound note,
was jokingly suggested to us by Winnipeg radio DJ Darryl Burmingham. Because we emulated British rock groups
like the Rolling Stones and the Kinks, the name seemed apropos.