Inked Factor has been around in Geelong and Surfcoast since 1982. Over the years the band has produced six albums with the recent one called Soup De Jour Over the years the band has Lost three members. But like an ink stain this band will not be washed away. The band has always had an Aussie post punk garage rock sound to them with strong elements of psychedelia. With occasionally a few country elements creeping in. Nowadays the recent members of Inked Factor are Mitch Knapton on bass and vox. Red whyte guitar and main vox. Phil Smurthwaite on violin. Ian Hergstrom on harp and Peter Binns on drums.