Once the fame has gone, what do performers do when they leave the music industry?
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Name & Band
Comments & Submittor Name
|The Four Preps, Glen Larson||Motion picture and television writer and producer||Glen Larson used his involvement with the Four Preps to gain access to motion pictures and television, in which he became a highly successful writer and producer. "Battlestar 'Galactica'" (the original version, not that wretched re-imagining that was shown more recently) and "Knight Rider" are two of his best-known works. - Parker Gabriel|
|The Kinleys, Jennifer Kinley||Veteranarian||The Kinleys were twins who were best known for their single "Please" in the late 1990's. - harderman61|
|The Kinleys, Heather Kinley||Physician||The Kinleys were twins who were best known for their single "Please" in the late 1990's. - harderman61|
|Shaun Cassidy, Shaun Cassidy||TV writer/producer||After his brief musical stardom faded, Shaun turned to stage acting, and has been writing and producing TV shows since the late 1990s. - Steven G.|
|Queensryche, Chris DeGarmo||Charter Pilot||This guy wrote the band's biggest hit, "Silent Lucidity". In 1997, he quit the band. He performed music on a much smaller scale shortly thereafter and became a charter pilot later. - carly_carlz|
|Ramones, Richie Ramone||Golf Caddy||He drummed in the first punk rock band for about 4 years. - I Saw the Ramones Live 4X!|
|Van Halen, David Lee Roth||Paramedic||He saved a lady's life on the job. He's now the singer for Van Halen again. - U Ain't Gonna Believe This|
|Paul Revere & the Raiders, Phil "Fang" Volk||Salesman||In 2008, I was introduced to Phil Volk, who was working as a Sound Reinforcement salesman at Sam Ash Music in Las Vegas. With Paul Revere, he had been the bass guitarist. - Jay Barry|
|Aerosmith, Steven Tyler||American Idol judge||- STEVE|
|Gerardo, Gerardo||He's an executive with a record company.||- Tim Kramar|
|Green Day, John Kiffmeyer/Al Sobrante||Coaching Baseball||He left just 2 years they shot to the top of the charts. Smart move... NOT - Josh|
|R.E.M., Bill Barry||Farmer||According to wikipedia, he became a farmer after quitting R.E.M. after 17 years. - JeReMy|
|The Capris, Nick Santo||Retired policeman||- Barry Disbrow|
|Marky Mark & The Funky Bunch, Mark Wahlberg||Actor||A pretty decent one to boot. - Roy Al Payne|
|The Johner Brothers, Ken Johner||Farmer||Ken and Brad were a country music duo from Saskatchewan but Ken quit and became a farmer. Brad still records music today. - Travis|
|Fall Out Boy, Mike Pareskuwicz||Cashier at Home Depot||Actually, this was in 2003, when he first quit the band. - Ethanator|
|The Four Preps, Ed Cobb||record producer||He produced songs for the Standells , the Lettermen, and Fleetwood Mac among many others. He also wrote "Dirty Water" for the Standells. He unfortunately died in 1999 of leukemia. - Barry Disbrow|
|Power Quest, Adam Bickers||Doctor||- DJ Blaze|
|Avenged Sevenfold, M. Shadows||He isn't a hitman, nova. He still works full-time with Avenged Sevenfold.||He still works full-time with Avenged Sevenfold unlike what nova said. - Travis|
|The Chantels, Arlene Smith||Teacher||She still performs her hit records in oldies concerts. - Barry Disbrow|
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