Cooper Gillespie | Episode 5


Cooper is the bassist for The Ultra Violent Rays, a band created with her husband, Greg Gordon, on drums. Cooper is also an actor, nominated for several 2017 Desert Theatre League Awards, a writer who was recently published in 'Howl', Copper Mountain Colleges Annual literary zine and Airbnb proprietress. In this episode, Cooper talks about the theme rooms available at her rental property and how she made the switch from playing the flute to playing an electric bass and the time and space the desert is allowing her to begin her memoir on her life in rock 'n' roll. Listen to the episode here.

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