John Connors was a founding member of The Problem Dogs. In 1985 they renamed the band as Pirate Radio and moved to Los Angeles. They played the LA club scene for a couple more years and dissolved the band in 1987. John Connors went on to play with Trash Can School, Black Angels's Death Song, Travis John Alford Band, and Menthol Hill. John Connors was also known as J Francis Connors. After a half decade stint with a music management company John took a top level position at amazon.com.