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Sweden’s Cobra Cult reveal “Second Gear” album details

Swedish hard rock band, Cobra Cult, have announced the release of their sophomore album “Second Gear” on March 5th, 2021 via GMR Music. Combining the heaviness and honesty of The Misfits along with the melodies of Social Distortion, the vocals of L7 and The Distillers sums up the sound that is Cobra Cult.

“Second Gear” was recorded and mixed by Robert Pehrsson (Robert Pehrsson’s Humbucker, Death Breath) at Studio Humbucker. Mastered by Joel Grind (Dee Snider, Toxic Holocaust, Municipal Waste).


1. Sell Your Soul
2. The Devil’s End
3. Run For Your Life
4. Mean Machine
5. Hey!?
6. Dust On My Boots
7. Beat The Demon
8. Hit The Stage

Straight forward, intense, and riff based hard rock influenced by punk and metal. Catchy harmonies and personal vocals that stand out to give the band a unique sound like nothing else out there. Power Play Magazine described Cobra Cult’s debut album (in 2018) as, “Just heads-down, uncomplicated, three-chord metal done right”.