Not to be confused with KingCobra, thrash metal band from Jakarta, Indonesia. There are two King Cobras: 1) The history of KING COBRA really starts at their beginning as McCarthy. Forming only a few years ago out of the momentum of their previous bands, McCarthy showcased great talent in every inch of their music. Their debut EP was written with most members still in high school and it quickly received praise in both the Ontario and Quebec music scenes. Their southern rock like style was widely accepted and generated a lot of positive attention for them.