Tag Archives: Mic Todd

Metal Insider’s Top Ten Shocking Moments of the Decade (2010-2019)

Posted by on December 31, 2019

  The metal community has been slammed with ups and downs over the last ten years. The death toll alone requires its own column. We’ve had significant losses throughout the decade, including Peter Steele, Ronnie James Dio, Wayne Static, Lemmy Kilmister, Chris Cornell, Chester Bennington, Oli Herbert, Jill Janus, and many more. We’ve seen bands […]

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Coheed and Cambria to play ‘In Keeping Secrets of Silent Earth: 3’ in its entirety on tour

Posted by on May 12, 2014

Coheed and Cambria made the big announcement after not one, but TWO countdowns on the bands website. The word is travelling the web fast that the rock behemoths are setting their sights on a North American tour and will be playing their breakthrough album, In Keeping Secrets of Silent Earth: 3 in its entirety. The pioneering […]

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Metal Insider’s top 5: Bands that continued despite legal issues with members

Posted by on April 7, 2014

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. When As I Lay Dying singer Tim Lambesis was arrested on suspicion of hiring a hitman to kill his wife last year, many were shocked, but likely none more than the remaining members of the band. Late on […]

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Former Coheed and Cambria Bassist Scams Fans

Posted by on June 6, 2013

Coheed and Cambria have been touring successfully over the past two years with their new bassist Zach Cooper.  Some might remember that Taylor took over Michael Todd’s bass duties for Coheed following his arrest in 2011. Todd has been busy as well, working on a new musical project dubbed Flux Fortuna, creating a Kickstarter campaign to […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: WTF Arrests

Posted by on May 13, 2013

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. It’s safe to say that the first thought on everyone’s mind when hearing that Tim Lambesis been arrested for hiring a hitman to kill his estranged wife was “Wait, what did he get arrested for?!” Even as details continue to […]

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Former Coheed And Cambria Bassist Pleads Guilty To Drugstore Robbery, Diagnosed With Cancer?

Posted by on June 14, 2012

Even though it’s been almost a year, bassist Mic Todd’s attempt to rob a pharmacy for Oxycontin with a fake bomb minutes before he was set to take the stage in Coheed And Cambria still seems unbelievable. And now, following the bassist’s sentencing earlier this week, the story has appeared to take another sad turn. […]

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Coheed And Cambria Announce New Bassist

Posted by on April 25, 2012

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mccj6C8V-EQ[/youtube] By now we all remember the events that lead to bassist Mic Todd’s departure from Coheed And Cambria. And understandably, it took some time for the band to find a permanent replacement. However, earlier today, Coheed And Cambria officially welcomed Zachary Cooper as their new bassist. The band themselves introduced their newest member in […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Biggest Surprises Of 2011

Posted by on December 5, 2011

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. We’re coming close to the end of another year. Soon Metal Insider’s contributors will be revealing their favorite albums from the past year. However, in addition to a lot of great music being released, 2011 also had its fair share […]

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Drummer Chris Pennie Leaves Coheed And Cambria

Posted by on November 2, 2011

2011 has been a tough year for Coheed And Cambria. Four months after parting ways with bassist Mic Todd (following his now infamous arrest), drummer Chris Pennie has announced his departure from the band. Pennie, who was also previously in The Dillinger Escape Plan, has reportedly parted ways with Coheed And Cambria over “creative differences.” According […]

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Ex-Coheed And Cambria Bassist Indicted

Posted by on August 10, 2011

Former Coheed And Cambria bassist Mic Todd has been indicted for the now-infamous pharmacy robbery incident. He will face arraignment on September 8.

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