Music: The Cog Is Dead

The Cog Is Dead is a Steam Punk band from Florida whose musical styles range between folk, rock'n'roll, ragtime, reggae and beyond. Like Abney Park, their fictional backstory is that of a roaming airship crew, with the twist that they also travel through time. To date they have released two studio albums: Steam Powered Stories (2010) and Full Steam Ahead (2013). Their lineup:

  • Captain John Sprocket (John Mondelli) - lead vocals, guitar, keyboard, ukulele, banjo, accordion and kazoo
  • Sir Christofer Wolfe (Chris Fowle) - Bass, Backing Vocals
  • Joel (Joel Dennerle) - Lead Guitar, Backing Vocals
  • Mr. Tony Seville (Tony Mondelli) - Drums

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