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Tim Piper
TIM PIPER (John Lennon/Writer/Producer) Multi-faceted, Musician, Actor and Songwriter Tim Piper has traveled the world performing music made famous by The Beatles. From his early teen years in Southern California, Piper played in numerous original and Top 40 'cover' bands, while honing is skills as a guitarist, bass player, singer and songwriter. In addition to being a member of various Beatle Tribute bands, including Revolution, Piper has distinguished himself as the pre-eminent 'John Lennon; with roles in the CBS production 'The Linda McCartney Story,' E! Channel's production of the 'John Lennon Story,' 'Beatle Wives,' and more recently as the singing voice of John Lennon for the NBC TV Movie of the Week, "In His Life -The John Lennon Story." With his band, Tim has performed at numerous 'Celebrity Special Events,' such Tom Hanks' 10th wedding anniversary party, a private party for Irwin Winkler (producer of Rocky), and a pre-screening performance for the re-release debut of Yellow Submarine. Piper's other credits include: Legends In Concert (Las Vegas, NV and Internationally), Shea Stadium concert for a Mets baseball game, and even a Bob Hope Worldwide Television Special. Tim was invited to attend the inaugural "Adopt a Minefield" Charity Benefit in Beverly Hills, where he met with Beatle-legend Paul McCartney and his former wife Heather Mills- McCartney, in support of their charitable efforts. McCartney told Tim and his band to "Keep up the good work lads!"
Greg Piper

GREG PIPER (Musical Director/Producer/Bass Guitar) and his brother Tim were born into a show business family whose parents were traveling actors in their own theater company, performing with Red Skelton on his television show and are the co-creators of the hugely popular TV game show, Concentration. Greg, also a singer/songwriter has been leading original and cover rock bands since high school. Greg started his entertainament career in 1971 scoring the lead role and bassist in the musical melodramatic production, "Curse You Villain." In the early 80's Greg joined the punk band Womanizer (now called The Tooners), whose music video won the Gold Plaque Award at The Chicago International Film Festival. In 1988 Greg began touring the world with leading Beatles tribute acts Revolution - The Beatles Tribute and Working Class Hero - The John Lennon Experience. Along with his brother, Greg performed at the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio in connection with the premiere of the John Lennon exhibit. After headlining with RCCL for over 13 years with his Beatle Show, Greg became the Musical Director of Just Imagine. Greg is co-founder of Unsigned Records and Rock N Roll Rehab, projects dedicated to Rock n Roll that survives within his soul. Based on the book, "The Official Rock & Roll Rehab Members Guide" (available as a Kindle eBook) and soon to be adapted as the Rock & Roll Rehab movie, the live rock and roll multimedia show showcases Greg's wry wit, dynamic personality and shows why he's an audience favorite.

Morley Bartnoff
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MORLEY BARTNOF (Keyboardist) Sometimes known as Cosmo Topper, Morley has been performing & recording music in Los Angeles for a very long time. Bugs Tomorrow, (Casablanca Records) Burning Sensations (Capitol Records) & Dramarama, are just some of the bands he has written for as well as recorded, performed and toured with. Burning Sensations song/video "Belly of the Whale" was in heavy rotation when MTV used to actually show videos as well as being a significant radio hit on KROQ-FM . In addition, Morley's songs have been appearing in motion pictures. His original track "For... The Time Being," from the Cosmo Topper CD Pure Fast Vibration, is heard during the closing credits of Mayor of the Sunset Strip, a rock documentary examining the life and career of legendary KROQ-FM DJ Rodney "On the 'ROQ" Bingenheimer, produced by Dramarama's Chris Carter. In 2011, Morley was inducted into the first ever "Las Vegas Rock Hall Ceremony & Reunion Concert" where he had grown up, moving back & forth between Vegas & his place of birth,  Los Angeles California. After seeing an amazing performance of "One Night Only" with Tim Piper & "Working Class Hero" at the Stella Adler Theater on Hollywood Blvd., Morley-thru a series of magical coincidences-wound up being the keyboardist for the premier opening of "Just Imagine" at The No/Ho Variety Arts Theater October 9 2009 and has toured The World with Just Imagine ever since . "Having done a fair amount of theater as well as being in bands in Las Vegas growing up, its been my ultimate dream to combine both art forms and be in this Live Rockumentary with such a high quality rocking band. Thank you Tim & Greg Piper"

Jerry Strull
JERRY STRULL (Lead guitar/vocals) – Pasadena-based Jerry Strull has been a musical affiliate of Tim and Greg Piper for many years. When just out of high school, back in the golden musical era of the early 70's, Strull and the Pipers would play rock and roll shows for colleges and prestigious private functions while taking the Hollywood Club scene by storm as they were being shopped to several record companies. Born in Texas, but raised in L.A., Jerry’s been a sought after guitarist for both live and studio work. Best known for his lead guitar work on The Tooners “Rocktasia”, he’s also an accomplished singer / songwriter and has recently completed a series of music videos of unplugged performances of his music. As Jerry says “I’ve been a Beatles superfan all my life, so I’m thrilled to be recreating my favorite music with such great musicians!” When Jerry is not playing Lead guitar with Just Imagine he can be found at various Los Angeles and surrounding hot spots performing and singing a combination of soulful cover songs along with his original works. His musical style has been described as, “Neo-Apocalyptic Campfire Songs for Dreamers” (... aka “Urban Americana” music.) Please feel free to check out Jerry Strull, his music and performance schedule at: www.jerrystrull.com.
Don Poncher
JIM LASPESA (Drums/Percussion) – Jim Laspesa is a Los Angeles-based musician who has recorded and performed with such artists as Dave Davies (the Kinks), Susanna Hoffs (the Bangles), The Wild Honey Orchestra, Brian Wilson (the Beach Boys), Peter Case (the Plimsouls), Bob Cowsill Band, Green Jello, the Muffs, Baby Lemonade, Marizane, White Flag and others. He is the host of Bubbling Over, a radio show on Luxuriamusic.com. You’ll see him soon as the Wrecking Crew percussionist in the upcoming Brian Wilson biopic Love and Mercy, in theaters June 5.
Steve Altman STEVE ALTMAN (Director/Writer) studied with Stella Adler in New York. He toured as Judas in ‘Superstar’ and Berger in ‘Hair’ with the New York City Repertory Theatre. He co-starred with Ed Begley (in Fox's 'Chameleon'), William Baldwin ('A Plumm Summer') and Robert Vaughn ('Transylvania Twist'). As a stand-up Steve worked with Jerry Lewis, Garry Shandling, Dennis Miller, Brad Garrett and Bill Mahar appearing on HBO, Comedy Central, Showtime, MTV, NBC, A&E, Fox and the BBC. A songwriter, Steve has written for Motown, José Feliciano, Smokey Robinson, Disney, HBO, Dick Clark and NASA. Steve wrote and directed “Duality: A Psychological Comedy" starring David Strassman to five star reviews at the Edenburgh Fringe Festival (dualitytheshow.com) and also produces a quarterly film/sketch revue, “Saturn & Vine” at the Lillian Theatre. He is currently working on “Tock”, a musical version of HG Wells' Time Machine and many of his short films can be viewed at saturnandvine.com or youtube.com/stevealtman. His collaboration with Tim, Greg and the band has been a creative dream come true…getting “as close to working with Lennon and The Beatles as one could hope for,” describing Tim as “the most generous collaborator” he has ever worked with. Steve is also the shows art director and has created some of the more surreal videos to the production.

Photo by Allison Clark
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