Jim Cooper

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2012

    The Alarm's Great Rock & Roll Swindle Reaches Silver Screen via Wales and Costa Mesa

    While attending Estancia High School in Costa Mesa during the 1980s, Jim Cooper loved the punk-influenced North Wales band the Alarm, which broke up in 1991.Reading the Los Angeles Times in 2004, Cooper discovered Alarm frontman Mike Peters pulled a hoax on the record industry. An idea for a movie w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2012

    Environmentalists and Musicians Lobbying Against NAMM

    ‚Äč Major environmental organizations have united with musicians in common cause as the NAMM Show in Anaheim commences. They are taking issue with the association's lobbying efforts in support of the RELIEF Act, which environmentalists argue would weaken regulations against illegal logging if passed ... More >>

  • News

    October 31, 1996

    They Call Him Flipper

    Todd Spitzer's a "damn Democrat," according to OC GOP assemblyman struggling through porn, sexual harassment fiascos