1. Human Hands are a first-wave LA punk band with a strong art influence, originally formed in 1978. The band were popular with the Pasadena scene and originally split in 1981. The band have played with a shifting line-up since the death of original vocalist David Wiley in 1986, settling on their current line-up in 2004. The band released their most recent effort, 'Backyard Anthems' in 2009. 2. Human Hands are a British band from Birmingham, formed in 2010. They play emotive hardcore in the vein of The Red Scare, Inkwell, Julia and Indian Summer.