Coheed and Cambria drop prog-meets-pop-punk single, Rise, Naianasha (Cut the Cord)

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After dropping their first music in almost three years – the righteously heavy Shoulders – back in July, prog-rock four-piece Coheed and Cambria have followed up with their second single of 2021, Rise, Naianasha (Cut The Cord).

The track, the band say, “explores the reach of love and loyalty and the reality that sometimes you need to be more than a shoulder to lean on – you need to become the destroyer”.

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Sam Roche

Sam was Staff Writer at from 2019 to 2023, and also created content for Total Guitar, Guitarist and Guitar Player. He has well over 15 years of guitar playing under his belt, as well as a degree in Music Technology (Mixing and Mastering). He's a metalhead through and through, but has a thorough appreciation for all genres of music. In his spare time, Sam creates point-of-view guitar lesson videos on YouTube under the name Sightline Guitar.