Painted Thin were a punk band from Winnipeg, Canada. They were active from 1994 to 1999. They released a split CD with John K. Samson in 1995, the full lengths Still They Die of Heartbreak (1997) and Clear, Plausible Stories (1999) plus A Loveless Kiss in 2001, a split CD/LP with the bassist Paul Furgale's new band Sixty Stories. Drummer Stephen Ash also played in I Spy. Guitarist Stephen Carrol is now in The Weakerthans.