Rock N' Recovery: A Benefit for Karl Cochran
Since beginning his career as a professional musician at the age of fourteen, Karl Cochran has played, worked, toured and collaborated with such accomplished musicians as Ace Frehley, Joe Lynn Turner,Eric Singer, Bob Daisley, Corky Lang, John Corabi, Carmine Apppice, Tony Franklin, Kristen Chenoweth, among many others.
Karl has been teaching guitar, bass, voice and music theory since 1984. He owns his own professional recording studio, and regularly produces, records, and engineers many clients. He has worked with Wilde West Music, and co-wrote the theme song for the Disney XD and Disney channel series, called "I'm In The Band," along with many songs and clips in the show itself.
Karl is a long time member of one of New Jersey's top cover bands,Far Cry, who has successfully toured the region's club circuit since 1995.
Karl has toured with and been an important contributor to several Joe Lynn Turner (former vocalist for Rainbow, Deep Purple, and Yngwie Malmsteen) solo records, including Joe's April 2007 solo release
Second Hand Life.
Karl also co-wrote the song "Into the Void" with Ace Frehley for the KISS "Psycho Circus" album, which went platinum worldwide in 1999.