Corrosion Of Conformity Originally Wanted To Be Black Sabbath

(TeamRock Radio) Corrosion Of Conformity guitarist Woody Weatherman says he wanted the band to be Black Sabbath when they were starting out. But he says they played too fast to be compared to the metal icons.

He tells Metal Underground: "We were a bunch of hardcore kids. We loved Sabbath, Maiden, Scorpions, all that kind of sh*t, but we also loved Flag, Bad Brains.

"We were striving to be Black Sabbath, but we played everything 10 times faster. That was our gig back then. That was our thing." Pepper Keenan says their track Rednekkk which featured on their 1984 debut album Eye For An Eye was directly inspired by Ozzy Osbourne and co. Read more here.

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