Laurence Gordon "Corky" Laing
... was born in Montreal Canada on January 26, 1948 as the youngest of five siblings.
... formed a number of local bands with his best friend, George Gardos.
... lived the high life of rock.
... was awarded with gold records.
... worked e.g. as the Vice President of Polygram, Canada (here signing Bootsauce).
... was inducted to the Long Island Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004 (doesn't appear there as they later found out that he is Canadian).
... was awarded with the Bonzo Bash Legend Award in 2014.
... continues to perform, write and produce. (Here producing LVTR in Berlin, Germany with Gary Lyons.)