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Cobras & Fire is a rock podcast with a silly name dedicated to sharing music from lesser known bands. Rock is not dead. It's hiding. And you found it. Well done. Starring Loose Cannon and Bakko of

Cobras & Fire is a rock podcast with a silly name dedicated to sharing music from lesser known bands. Rock is not dead. It's hiding. And you found it. Well done. Starring Loose Cannon and Bakko of
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Cobras & Fire is a rock podcast with a silly name dedicated to sharing music from lesser known bands. Rock is not dead. It's hiding. And you found it. Well done. Starring Loose Cannon and Bakko of




Ep 135: Def Leppard - Hysteria - Albums Unbuckled

Ep 135: Def Leppard - Hysteria - Albums Unbuckled: Hysteria. Released August, 1987. 12 million sold in the US. 7 singles. 4 years in the making. 1 less arm. Love it or hate it? No matter your opinion on the album it is one of the most fascinating stories in rock history. Bakko and LC break it down in true Cobra style. Plus we have a new CobraFest announcement! Grab your Union Jack shorts and get ready for a freeballing conversation. And F the circus.


Rock N Pod Primer With Courtney Cronin Dold

Nashville Rock N Pod Expo featured guest, comedian Courtney Cronin Dold joins the program. She talks about Bakko giving her the cold shoulder, why the Monkees are legit, why she's not a WWE writer, going on stakeout's with Monice Lewinsky, the comedy show the night after the Expo and so much more. Courtney gives as good as she takes in this episode.


Interview EP: Doro Pesch, Warlock

Doro Pesch of Warlock and solo fame joins the program to discuss her 35 year career in metal, getting a Gene Simmons Vault, her latest record Forever Warriors, Forever United (drops August 17th), the return of Triumph & Agony era guitar player Tommy Bolan and the FACT that she is more talented than *cough* Beyoncé. And of course much more.


Interview EP: Eerie Von, Samhain, Danzig Part 2

Bakko sits down with former Danzig bassist Eerie Von. In part two he goes deep into his time with Danzig, his work on the Misfits boxset, his solo recordings and what he's up to now.


Interview EP: Eerie Von, Samhain, Danzig Part 1

Bakko sits down for a long chat with Eerie Von of Danzig & Samhain. In part one they discuss how Eerie came to shoot the early days of the Misfits and joining Glen in his first post Misfits band Samhain. Eerie is forthright and goes into great detail about an influential time in Rock.


Interview EP: Wilson - Chad Nicefield

Lead singer of the band Wilson returns to Cobras & Fire for a fun chat with Bakko. He talks about the bands time off, the change of direction the Detroiters took before coming back with new music that is their latest record Tasty Nasty, how they ended up with producer Scott Stevens and so much more.


EP 135: Happy Father's Day Tommy Lee, Unplayed Monsters, Meatloaf 2.0

Things get a bit tipsy in this ep as Loose Cannon and Bakko feature songs from Monsters of Rock that they have never played while discussing how their own typical Father’s Day experiences compare to Tommy Lee’s, Meatloaf replacing himself on his upcoming tour, the importance of wiping your internet history, a practical use for the cover art for the John Lennon album Two Virgins, LC continuing to make new friends all while playing songs from big time Monsters of Rock that had thus far been...


EP 134: ClusterFu*k Fest. Skid Row, Slaughter, KIX, Quiet Riot

ClusterFu*k Fest Recap: Bakko quickly recaps his NY trip and LC recaps his experience at a Skid Row, Slaughter, Quiet Riot, KIX concert in a venue that can only be described as a social experiment run by an evil mustache-twirling promoter. The concert was held in a Denver restaurant parking lot and involved steel cages, the lawn chair army, bikers doing lemondrop shots, raffle tickets as currency and to top it off Decibel Geek TV's Ron Runyon gets escorted out by Sister Christian.


EP 133: Jesus Chrysler, Bakko and Treble Discuss Latest Album

Loose Cannon interviews Bakko and Treble from the band Jesus Chrysler to discuss their new album "Deny It All Later", released on July 6th, as well talk about some of the bands history, their experiences in the Minneapolis music scene. Featuring music from the new album "...Deny It All Later" available everywhere now. Download. Stream. LISTEN! SHARE! AMAZON - iTUNES -...


EP 132: Asshole Radio Vol. 4 Talk Toomey Takeover

Josh Toomey of the Talk Toomey Podcast joins Bakko as they play what they want to play. Featuring music from: Pantera Morbid Angel Prong Sepultura KIX Tommy Lee Loudmouth Testament Bad Wolves Type O Negative Richie Sambora Thin Lizzy Peeping Tom Wilson Primer 55


EP 131: Vinnie Paul Tribute - Pantera, HELLYEAH, DamagePlan Overview

Vinnie Paul. 1964-2018. We pay tribute and celebrate the legacy of drummer Vinnie Paul. Loose Cannon and Bakko look back at Vinnie Paul's career and influence in a respectful but lighthearted manner (as always) by discussing his role in Pantera, Damageplan and HELLYEAH while playing songs from all three bands. RIP.


EP 130: O Devil Where Art Thou, The Devil's Role In Rock

This week Loose Cannon and Bakko get back to their roots with an episode of Devil music. Along with an exciting announcement regarding a new attraction added to Cobrafest 18, there sadly has been another cancellation as well, Ken Mills has a new podcast and Cobras & Fire has the exclusive scoop on that, Bakko explains his preference for not streaming has nothing to do with the almost 3 year difference in his and Loose Cannon’s age and they offer some sympathy for the Devil as they...


EP 129: Vinnie Vincent Evasion, Gene Simmons Weed, Cobrafest Update

This week Loose Cannon and Bakko give updates regarding Cobrafest 18 taking place in the parking lot of the Nashville Rock N Pod Expo on Aug 25th, Bakko shares his theory on the connection between Paul Stanley and Pink Floyd’s The Wall, Gene Simmons willing to be a spokesperson for anything including pot and they give their first and last statement regarding the recent kerfuffle involving Vinnie Vincent. All while featuring new music from Monster Truck Tremonti Welles Badflower Wayland Tax...


Ep 128: Megadeth Era 3 - MegaDave (2000 - Now) Discography Roundtable

MegaDeth Era 3 - MegaDave - Discography Roundtable: Bakko, LC and Joey Haynie of Rock Strikes Ten return (finally)to discuss and crack wise about the least celebrated - but most interesting era of the Deth saga. Over 7 albums and 18 years the body count of band members piles up like a slasher film, Dave sits on his hand and can't guitar "ever again," he remixes, re-records vocals of his entire catalog, guests on Duck Dodgers, writes a questionable number of songs for video games, and is...


Ep 127: Ripe Rock 2018

What's that delicious smell? That's Ripe Rock right out of the oven. This ep is overflowing with tasty new music selected by us and our listeners.. and a few tracks as fresh as LC's movie references. Featuring music from: Ghost, Red City Radio, Animal Drive, Local H, Standstills, Blue Stones, Diablo Blvd, Sons of Apollo, Machine Head, Collective Soul Asylum, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Turbonegro. This was recorded on Memorial Day. America F Yeah!


EP 126: Indy KISS Expo, Lick it Up: Albums Unbuckled, CobraFest 2018

We record another ep ALIVE AND IN-PERSON in Bakko's basement. In a KISS-themed ep, we discuss the Indy KISS Expo and do an impromptu Albums Unbuckled track-by-track of Lick it Up. We also reveal our plans for CobraFest 2018 which will take place in the parking lot at the Rock N Pod Expo. This episode's beer was sponsored by Ivan Galesic. Turn your phones! Music from: Dokken: Unchain the Night Corpse Dube: Pretty Girls on Bikes Motley Crue: Garbley Gook Live Kickstart Ace Frehley: Bronx...


EP 125: Fest Recap: Sounds & Smells Of Northern Invasion

Loose and Bakko spent a weekend Gallivanting around Somerset WI for the 4th Annual Northern Invasion Music Festival. They break down all of the sights and sounds. The high's (Red Sun Rising) and of course all of the lows. Plus they give a rundown of the diversity in attendance.


Interview EP: Them Evils - Jordan Griffin

Cobras and Fire welcomes, from the band Them Evils, singer guitarist Jordan Griffin. He talks about their great new EP Rollin' Stoned and Livin Free (Out now), the difference between pets and a girlfriend, which member of the band smells the worst after a couple of weeks on tour and so much more as he faces the dilemma of choosing between Papa Johns or Chipotle. A seriously light hearted conversation with one of the rising stars of rock.


EP 124: The Glorious Son Brett Emmons Interview

The Glorious Sons singer Brett Emmons joins the program in a wide ranging interview. He talks about the future of rock n roll, why they stopped playing their hit song Heavy, finding his voice as a songwriter, what he hopes to accomplish with his band and so much more. This interview gives the listener some insight into one of rocks rising young songwriters.


EP 123: RATTwich. RATT Drama, BulletBoys Reunion at Sea

This week we get into the latest round of RATT drama, Loose being pleasant to people, Chris Czynszak joins the show to discuss Rock N Pod 2, a bathroom catastrophe at Which Wich, gearing up for Festival Season, a possible reunion of the original BulletBoys on the Monsters of Rock Cruise with music from RATT, Them Evils, Stryper, BulletBoys, the Bronx, Audrey Horne and Mustach. Buy Music!