Gwar’s Cory “Flattus Maximus” Smoot CD Release Memorial Show Announced

A memorial show has been announced for Gwar guitarist Cory Smoot, known in the band as Flattus Maximus, who passed away earlier this month. There will be several bands performing, all of whom were friends with Smoot’s. The full lineup is: Mensrea, Cannabis Corpse, Antietam 1862, Dave Brockie Experience, Throne from Royalty, and Make Like Murder.

The show is also in celebration of the release of Smoot’s solo record, which was finished shortly before his death. It will be available for purchase at the event for $10, and is also available digitally at

A raffle will also be held with prizes set to include Schecter guitars, merchandise by several bands, and much more.

All proceeds from the show will go directly to the Smoot family.


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  • Chris Wallmeyer

    Good bands at this show. Make him proud.