Cog confirm break up
2010-12-27 by Billy | 39 Comments
Progressive rock act Cog have confirmed that they have no plans to work together in the
future.

Drummer Lucius Borich told Australian radio station Triple J: "From what I've been told
don't hold your breath for anything forthcoming unfortunately." He also confirmed that the
December 22 show in Sydney will be "the last time you'll ever see us all together."

Borich has started a new band called Floating Me with Karnivool bassist Jon Stockman.
Floating Me plan to tour and release their debut album in 2011.
Tagged: Cog

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maidenpmcc
December 27th 2010
1425 Comments


plan to tour and release their debut album in 2011.****

Vooligan
December 27th 2010
3541 Comments


Soooooooooooooooo not cool. =(

Worst news ever

Aaron
December 27th 2010
652 Comments


Sux. I blame the facial hair.

SCREAMorphine
December 27th 2010
1756 Comments


That sucks..
They were pretty good live

AtavanHalen
December 27th 2010
17927 Comments


At least I got to see them twice and meet Flynn.

Vale Cog.

Captain North
December 27th 2010
6789 Comments


That's not a confirmation of a break up. He explicitly said it was not a confirmation and that he didn't know.

Vooligan
December 27th 2010
3541 Comments


Read the last part of the interview, dude. The last part of the interview says 'this is the last time you'll ever see us together.' That's a confirmation, Tom.

Captain North
December 27th 2010
6789 Comments


I listened to the interview and I could have sworn it was only suggested. That'd it'd probably be, rather than definitely. I mean, I don't give a shit because I don't like Cog that much, but I remember listening to the interview when it actually aired and it was made completely clear that he could confirm nothing and wasn't sure himself.

qwe3
December 27th 2010
21362 Comments


Hey guys i'm gonna be pedantic as FUCK right now someone reply to me

greg84
Staff Reviewer
December 27th 2010
7417 Comments


Sux so much. This band ruled.

Digging: Dope Body - Lifer

skinthief
December 27th 2010
14 Comments


On the other hand, Cog rhythm section + Karnivool rhythm section = massive sexy win for all concerned.

Now if only Sleep Parade would bring back the keyboards...

cb123
December 27th 2010
2029 Comments


man first mammal n now COG.....not cool....although the new band does sound like it will have some promise

Consigliere
December 27th 2010
231 Comments


FUCK !!!!!

Captain North
December 27th 2010
6789 Comments


It's not so much pedantic, as you can't say a band has confirmed it's broken up when they purposefully refuse to confirm it, regardless of how likely it'll be. That's just bad news reporting.

AtavanHalen
December 27th 2010
17927 Comments


Tom, shut the fuck up.

DaveyBoy
Staff Reviewer
December 27th 2010
20857 Comments


They hinted at this earlier in the year. They clearly are going to take some time off, but it wouldn't surprise me if they returned together in 3-5 years time.

kangaroopoo
December 27th 2010
3175 Comments


A pity, but fair call, they realised they'd got the best out of themselves as a band. The New Normal + Just Visiting EP's amazing releases. Sharing Space album wasn't as consistent. Keen to hear their new projects in the future.

Puzzles
December 27th 2010
3065 Comments


This is a sad day for the Aussie scene, but it's been imminent for a while now. From what I've heard, that tour they did a while back of the East coast was supposed to be their final group of shows, so we were lucky they gave us a few more after that. That said, I think it's a real shame to go out on such a quiet note, having created such excellent music over the decade that they've been together.

FearThyEvil
December 28th 2010
12618 Comments


Well this sucks.

DanteCuomo
December 28th 2010
381 Comments


Never heard of them but I'm super depressed.

Athom
Staff Reviewer
December 28th 2010
17222 Comments


who? is this one of those incestuous aussie acts?

kangaroopoo
December 28th 2010
3175 Comments


nope, Cog aren't from Tasmania.

quality alt/prog rock band, check out their releases 'The New Normal and Just Visiting.' Also Karnivool and Dead Letter Circus whilst your at it.

Zanders
December 28th 2010
709 Comments


Sad, I just started looking at these guys recently.

Puzzles
December 28th 2010
3065 Comments


"nope, Cog aren't from Tasmania."

OH NO HE DIDN'T

kangaroopoo
December 28th 2010
3175 Comments


the conjoined twin on my right shoulder said it

TheyTookErrJobs
December 28th 2010
283 Comments


Lame

Vooligan
December 28th 2010
3541 Comments


Tom, they're done. Spoke to Flynn at their last gig in Melbourne- two weeks ago. There's no chance at all of them continuing. To quote Flynn, 'we're done'.

Phideaux
December 28th 2010
1654 Comments


Never really listened to these guys. Would I like them if I like Dead Letter Circus, Sleep Parade, Karnivool, and the Butterfly Effect?

Athom
Staff Reviewer
December 28th 2010
17222 Comments


probably because from what i can tell there is only one amorphous aussie prog band thats comprised of 10 musicians that changes its name for a release based on who is singing on given album.

Phideaux
December 28th 2010
1654 Comments


ha ha. That theory has some merit I think. The bands I listed all kick huge amounts of ass though. Dead Letter Circus and Karnivool to a somewhat higher degree than the other two. Will probably check Cog out too. Was on a huge aussie prog kick about a year ago.

deadinholywood
December 28th 2010
240 Comments


I really hope Flynn goes on to do something else, he uses effects very well and I love his voice.
It was highly tipped that the breakup was coming, glad I got to see them a stack of times before they called it quits.

kangaroopoo
December 28th 2010
3175 Comments


phideaux - definitely check out cog

redsky - do likewise for all the incestuous acts mentioned


Athom
Staff Reviewer
December 28th 2010
17222 Comments


i've heard karnivool. they're ok but it doesnt thrill me enough to look further.

kangaroopoo
December 28th 2010
3175 Comments


don't say such a horrid thing

Athom
Staff Reviewer
December 28th 2010
17222 Comments


nu-prog just isnt my thing. i dont care for Riverside either...

kangaroopoo
December 28th 2010
3175 Comments


oh : (

Jim
December 29th 2010
5110 Comments


one of the more interesting bits of trivia i learnt from the sound of three dvd was one of the guys from the potbelleez auditioning to be the singer for cog.

crazyblinddude
December 29th 2010
3389 Comments


Aww this sucks. The New Normal was pretty sick.

maqwep
December 31st 2010
1046 Comments


nu-prog just isnt my thing. i dont care for Riverside either...


aw cmon dont do that karnivool is so much better than Riverside



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