Nine Circles ov… Corrosion of Conformity

Corrosion of Conformity

Pretty sure by now everyone is aware of COC’s powerhouse drummer Reed Mullin’s passing. And if not, how about crawling out from under that rock of unknowing. Yep well, I’m a bit sour and out of sorts over this one so pardon me for being candid or loose lipped. See, COC has been a bedrock of my listening habits for many, many years and anytime I had a chance to see them they were like old friends and Reed was always the highlight. Always the brother from another mother. Always the pillar. Anyway, in reflection, I decided the best way to deal would be to put together a 9C ov recounting my favorite COC tracks with Reed on the kit or in the vocals so journey with me through a time capsule of my life and know that COC and of course Reed shared more life events with me over the years than most people have. Music is huge for me but COC is much bigger than just music, hell, they’re the soundtrack that has kept me going. Fly high Reed, love ya brother. Continue reading

Quickies: Leaders from Hypocrisy and Rammstein team up, updates from Saxon, and new stuff from Moonspell

I’m going to second Dan’s take on the day. Spontaneous combustion would be an adequate action for a lot of things. 2015… get your shit together. You are not living up to the glory that was 2014. Ugh. Fine. Metal news coming at ya…

Why not some Portuguese gothic metal to wrap up a Monday? It’s fitting.

“Ein Bier… bitte.”

– Corey

Live. Love. Plow. Horns Up.