Thanks for checking out our music.
Here are songs from our latest release.
a tribute to Butch McMaster
Space on Earth
Butch joined the band in 1993 and took the wheel to lead Cottonmouth through the 90's. Under his guidance the
band purchased a recording studio and the fun began. Butch had dabbled in recording with local bands Children of
Death and Lethal Sound Development and now with a studio he called his own he could take Cottonmouth to a new
Butch was killed tragically on Oct 23rd, 2001 when the truck he was riding in went off the road and
into a small creek. He was trapped in the truck with his seat belt on and drowned.
The band was in process of recording this release when he died. After much thought we decided to finish
the project and release the tracks with him playing drums in his memory. He was a great talent, lost at a young age
just like all the legends. He would not have been pleased with his performance on most of these tracks. He was a
Cottonmouth® has been writing and recording original material since 1989. Our first release contained 5 songs from the original 5 member line up and
was available only on cassette. Charge of the Light Brigade, Psychotic Unrest, Freedom Reeks, Manual Chaotic
Discipline, and Out of Time.
GOING TO POTwas released in 1993 and included 11 songs. Kings Court, Mudslung. Pissed
Off, Alcoholic in Training, D.U.I., Machine, Pull the Plug, Nobody Likes Me, Lunatic Procession, Charge of the
Light Brigade, and Potpourri.
Pipe Dream from 1997 had two versions...Numbered Daze, Space on Earth, Home
Grown Remedy, and Blown Glass, or....Numbered Daze, Space on Earth, Home Grown Remedy, and Independencies.
Stash Benefit was released at the Butch McMaster III benefit. A collection of
unedited improvisational music that magically happened in the studio. The News is In... Ridin the Line
on the Side, Trippin in the Woods, Feed my Brain, Dog's Life,,, Mudslung (live), Do you have a Clue, Crab
Rangoon, and a half hour interview with Butch and the rest of Cottonmouth® recorded for a magazine.
Samples of all of Cottonmouth®'s music can be found on the site as well as the experimental sounds
of some SIDE PROJECTS. Check out the History page
to hear these demo's. If you really wanted too dig deep check out the Secret
Vault. Thanks for listening.