Jim Colao was the original drummer for Naked Raygun from 1980 to 1984. He was a major influence on the early Raygun sound and wrote some of their most famous early tracks, such
- Born October 31, 1957 (?)
- Jammed with Santiago Durango in an un-named proto-Naked Raygun while at UIC in 1979.
- Was a member of Silver Abuse in 1982.
- Is currently executive producer of Plug'd Music Group.