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Coheed And Cambria break their silence

For 13 years, prog rockers Coheed And Cambria have been singing about their sci-fi saga, The Amory Wars. Now, for the first time, Claudio Sanchez is opening up about his own universe...

When you see musicians standing onstage in front of thousands of people, all of whom are totally in awe of them, it’s easy to fall into the trap of believing that they’re the luckiest people on Earth.

That they’re free from the worries that affect your average Joe. But that isn’t always the case; like any one of us, they have responsibilities to live up to, expectations they set for themselves, and obstacles to overcome.

“The touring lifestyle,” sighs Coheed And Cambria frontman Claudio Sanchez, reflecting on the path he’s chosen through life. “I know from an outside perspective it doesn’t look like much work. But emotionally, it’s tough. I’m lucky that I have FaceTime so I can see my son, but when my wife shows me him walking… he wasn’t walking before when I left, and I just missed that... It’s tough… sorry...”


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