||Tacoma, Washington, United States
||Mathcore, post-hardcore, post-rock, post-metal
||Bass guitar, guitar, microphone, finger cymbals
||Hydra Head, Suicide Squeeze, Jade Tree, Sargent House
||Botch, Roy, Onalaska, Russian Circles, These Arms Are Snakes, Sumac
Brian Cook is an American bass guitarist currently in the band Russian Circles. He was also previously a full-time member of Botch, These Arms Are Snakes and Roy, and also a session musician for Mouth of the Architect and Sumac. Cook is also a freelance journalist and has published a book titled The Second Chair is Meant for You  and is openly gay.
As official member
- To Sing for Nights (2002)
- Tacomatose (EP) (2003)
- Big City Sin and Small Town Redemption (2004)
- Killed John Train (2006)
These Arms Are Snakes
As session member
Mouth of the Architect
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