Black Cobra on Metal and Hard-Core Touring: "Christ, We Did 180 Shows in Ten Months"

Black Cobra's Rafael Martinez, left, and Jason Landrian, right.

Colombian native and former South Florida resident Rafael Martinez has been involved with some of the most electrifying bands in metal since leaving Miami in the mid '90s to pursue further training and education at the Berklee College of Music in Boston.

Few will remember his recorded local music ventures like Pointe Blank and Monochrome, but many will recognize him from stints in seminal bands like -(16)- and Acid King. With friend and longtime collaborator Jason Landrian, Martinez has been tearing into the world of heavy music as the two-headed monster known by the name Black Cobra.

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