"Cog" is an Australian progressive rock band that formed in 1998. They have a reputation as a strong live act and their debut album was nominated for Triple J's 2005 J Award. Their music draws influences from Toolhttp://www.cse.unsw.edu.au/~meicheng/pseudo/crusty.html, Isishttp://www.cse.unsw.edu.au/~meicheng/pseudo/crusty.html, Nina Simonehttp://www.cse.unsw.edu.au/~meicheng/pseudo/drummedia.html, Bob Marleyhttp://www.cse.unsw.edu.au/~meicheng/pseudo/crusty.html, Leftfieldhttp://www.cse.unsw.edu.au/~meicheng/pseudo/drummedia.html and Helmethttp://www.cse.unsw.edu.au/~meicheng/pseudo/drummedia.html.
Flynn Gower and Lucius Borich (the son of renowned Australian blues guitarist Kevin Borich) were friends at their Bondi high school in the 1980s. Borich being a drummer, and Flynn being a guitarist, they would occasionally jam. As their school careers finished, Lucius formed the band Juice while Flynn formed the 5 piece metal band The Hanging Tree, popular in the Sydney live circuit. In 1995, after the release of Juice's debut album, Lucius left the band and joined The Hanging Tree. Shortly after the release of their debut, Lucius left the band and the country, travelling ...
|years active||1998 – present|
|music genre||Rock Music|
|current members|| Flynn Gower|