KNOCKOUT KID – HERO INSOMNIAC

KNOCKOUT KID – HERO INSOMNIAC

In 2016 Knockout Kid released Manic, which completely knocked me on my ass. That year for me was one of the hardest I’ve ever encountered in my life, but that album gave me hope and new life, and I couldn’t stop talking about it. Manic ended up as my album...
FIVE ALBUMS WITH COBRA – MARCO CASTRO

FIVE ALBUMS WITH COBRA – MARCO CASTRO

When I think about my time here in Columbus, OH, A few things come to mind—things such as Donatos Basement, The Clippers, The Crew, The Short North (when I first moved here in 2009), and Marco Castro. If you are local to Columbus and don’t know that name, shame on...
BROADSIDE – INTO THE RAGING SEA

BROADSIDE – INTO THE RAGING SEA

Last week in an Instagram post I mentioned how bands help define parts of my life or where I’m living at that time. Over the past few years, pop-punk band Broadside has been one of those bands. They released their first album Old Bones in the spring of 2015. I...
COBRA’S TOP TEN OF 2020, SO FAR!!!!!

COBRA’S TOP TEN OF 2020, SO FAR!!!!!

1. Spanish Love Songs – Brave Faces Everyone: If you still haven’t listened to this album, please do so now. I was already loving this album before the pandemic hit, but once it hit, this album quickly became my soundtrack. This was the album that I...