Josh Todd is back and he's more pissed off than ever
Now starting his “third act”, Buckcherry’s Josh Todd channels his anger with new band Josh Todd & The Conflict
It’s little wonder that Josh Todd sounds so pissed off on Y_ear Of The Tiger_, the punk-edged debut record from his new project Josh Todd & The Conflict. Earlier this year, Todd’s ‘other’ band Buckcherry split with fellow founder member Keith Nelson and long-time drummer Xavier Muriel. Rather than lick his wounds, Todd got to work on The Conflict with BC guitarist Stevie D.
What was the origin of Josh Todd And The Conflict?
Last year we were touring with Buckcherry and I wanted to write songs – it was time. I didn’t know what was going on with BC and Stevie, and I ended up writing an electronic EP [Spraygun War’s Into The Blackness_]. It was at that point we knew we had some good songwriting chemistry, because in the past Stevie wasn’t really allowed to contribute much in Buckcherry. One of the first songs we wrote was _Year Of The Tiger, and when we wrote that I knew we had something. We were clear in the direction we wanted to go, so it never felt like Buckcherry