Jim Colao

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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 as Libido.


  • Jammed with Santiago Durango in an un-named proto-Naked Raygun while at UIC in 1979.
  • Was a member of Silver Abuse, and later, Toothpaste in the early 1980's.
  • Played one show with Vladimir Ketchens and Zackary Webb as Mothertrucker, opening for Tar and L7 at the old Exit in 1991.
  • Is currently executive producer of Plug'd Music Group.

External Links

  • [www.tuesdaynighthoot.com/2013/07/jugheads-basement-episode-08-naked.html Interview with Jim about Throb Throb] - begins at 26:15