Tag Archives: Corrosion Of Conformity

GWAR will never die, kick off Eternal Tour

Posted by on October 15, 2014

In response to some metal fans calling on GWAR to call it a day after the tragic passing of Dave Brockie, band manager Sleazy P. Martini has issued a statement: “If I wanted your opinion, I would just knock you unconscious and urinate on your face. Which wouldn’t elicit much of an opinion at all – just the […]

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Noisey rolls out documentary on the history of NOLA sludge

Posted by on September 24, 2014

Noisey has launched the  first episode of “NOLA: Life, Death And Heavy Blues From The Bayou.” The 15 minute clip features appearances by Philip H Anselmo, Mike “IX” Williams and Jimmy Bower of Eyehategod, Kirk Windstein of Crowbar, Pepper Keenan of Corrosion of Conformity, and Sammy Duet of Goatwhore. “New Orleans native Phil Anselmo exports his style […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: 20th anniversary albums we’d like to hear live

Posted by on September 22, 2014

Earlier today, Korn confirmed that in honor of their self-titled debut album turning 20 this year that they’d be playing it in it’s entirety. Whether you like Korn or not, this makes sense. The album essentially jump-started nu-metal, and while the band have gone on to become more poppy/electronic/what have you, their first album is […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Albums no one seems to like, by Iron Reagan’s Mark Bronzino

Posted by on September 15, 2014

Tomorrow (16), Iron Reagan’s sophomore album and Relapse debut, The Tyranny of Will, will be released. You’ve already gotten a chance to listen to it. and if you’re a fan of crossover thrash and punk, or a fan of its members’ other bands (Municipal Waste, Cannibal Corpse, Darkest Hour), you’ll enjoy the album. The DC quintet […]

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Video: Get ‘On Your Way’ with Corrosion of Conformity

Posted by on September 11, 2014

It’s been an interesting few months for Corrosion of Conformity. Their album IX was released  back in July, and while guitarist Pepper Keenan never officially left the band, it looks like he’s going to be returning to them next year. That’s happening just in time, as the band have just released a video  for “On Your Way,” […]

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C.O.C. say Pepper Keenan is returning in 2015

Posted by on September 2, 2014

Corrosion of Conformity have had a handful of incarnations over the year. There’s the original band that was more inspired by thrash and punk, their transition to a stoner rock band in the ’90s that gave them their greatest commercial success, and then their re-emergence a few years ago as a trio with the Animosity-era lineup […]

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GWAR announce “GWAR Eternal Tour”; Decapitated, COC to support

Posted by on August 20, 2014

Over the weekend, GWAR proved that they could soldier on without their beloved leader Oderus Urungus (aka Dave Brockie). Now everyone that wasn’t at the GWAR B-Q will get a chance to see that, as the band have announced the “GWAR Eternal Tour,” kicking off on October 15th. The tour will last for two months, […]

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Pepper Keenan to return to Corrosion of Conformity?

Posted by on August 11, 2014

While Corrosion of Conformity have had a bit of a creative renaissance by reuniting as their original Animosity-era lineup as a trio for their last two albums, they were arguably at their peak in the early ’90s with rhythm guitarist Pepper Keenan. Starting with the band for 1991’s Blind, the guitarist added vocals for 1994’s Deliverance, which found them switching […]

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Metal By Numbers 7/23: The sound of Silence

Posted by on July 23, 2014

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. The fourth album by Suicide Silence is titled You Can’t Stop me, and it’s strangely appropriate. It’s an album of firsts – their first album with Eddie Hermida following the untimely passing of Mitch Lucker, […]

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C.O.C. drummer to C himself out of playing live dates

Posted by on July 22, 2014

Corrosion of Conformity drummer Reed Mullin did a stellar job on the band’s latest album, IX, but that’s the only way you’ll get to hear him, at least for now. Due to a torn rotator cuff, Mullin has been forced to sit out the band’s current tour dates. Fortunately, the band have gotten former Kylesa drummer […]

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