Blaine 'Zippy' Cook is the former lead singer of the early 1980s Seattle political punk band The Fartz. After they disbanded, Cook went on to front the thrash oriented The Accüsed. Cook currently fronts Toe Tag. He is also featured vocalist on the upcoming release, Horror Holocaust, by the thrash/death metal band, Denial Fiend. Replacing Kam Lee in the band.
Blaine and wife Rahel own Zippy's Giant Burgers in West Seattle, WA. Zippy's is a cult favorite in Seattle, having garnered several awards, including Best Burger by the Best of Western Washington and Best Burger (non-beef) by the Seattle Weekly.