Rob Brezsny (a.k.a. Ray Foreplay, a.k.a. Pope Artaud) was the lead singer in Mystery Spot, Youth In Asia, Tao Chemical, and World Entertainment War. He relished his role as local celeb and wore many hats, including poet, performance artist, activist, and all-around soothsayer. He also wrote a widely read astrology column for Good Times and later the Santa Cruz Express.
He is known today for his nationally syndicated column Free Will Astrology and his band World Entertainment War.