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April  04/18/17 - Tuesday
  • Ourselves, Alone, Canker Blossom, Sperm Donor, and DD at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
04/21/17 - Friday
  • New England Metal & Hardcore Festival featuring Testament, Sepultura, Prong, Kublai Khan, and more at The Palladium (Worcester, MA).
  • Threatpoint with Special Guests Enemy of Reason, Awaken the Madness, Glass Divide, and Eden Will Burn at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
  • The Abductors, Flapjack Attack, and more at Scotty O'Boyles (Meriden, CT).
  • In the Red, Sirius Fades, and Casting Shadows at Backroads Bar & Grill (Manchester, CT).
04/22/17 - Saturday
  • POWER OF MUSIC'S ROCK-n-ROLL EXTRAVAGANZA: Ryxno, Strange Dayz, and more at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
  • Buster, VRSA, Deathcode, and The Epitome at Zen Bar (Plainville, CT).
04/26/17 - Wednesday
  • The Rite of Spring featuring: Necronomichrist, Inflictor, Kayotik, and Age of Embers at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
04/28/17 - Friday
  • Two Fisted Law, The Lost Riots, Some Kind of Nightmare, and On the Cinder at Cherry Street Station (Walllingford, CT).
  • THE DARKROOM PRESENTS: SPRING FEVER: Scalpel, Virus of Ideals, My Missing Half, and Imperium Mortis at Cook's Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).
04/29/17 - Saturday
  • NASTYFEST: Herman Von Roll's Final Ride featuring Nasty Disaster with Special Guests Eyes of the Dead, and Garbage Barge at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
  • Anarchy Promotions Presents: Relay For Life Benefit Show featuring Soldiers of Solace, Fear the Masses, Owl Maker, Devil Inside, Diabolis, and Deathcode at Cook's Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).
  • MURDERCYCLES MC Presents: Heavy Metal Night with Productive Member, One Part Human, and Shadow Kingdom at Mudercycles MC
  • Y & T with Special Guests Vengeance at The Stafford Palace Theater (Stafford Springs, CT).
  • S.C.E.N.E. Productions Presents: Buzzard Canyon, Kill the Straggler, Oxlord Forge, Casting Shadows, and Denim Panther at Pistol Pete's (Norwich, CT).
04/30/17 - Sunday
  • The Cryptics, Cry Havoc!, Dead City Riot, and Down With Rent at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
  • Michael Graves acoustic with Zombii at The Outer Space/The Ballroom (Hamden, CT).

May  05/05/17 - Friday
  • The Dark Room Presents: Problem with Dragons, Palaceburn, Bedroom Rehab Corporation, Holding on to Nothing, and Lobotamobile at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
  • Everbody Hates Me with Special Guests Soldiers of Solace, Kings and Liars, and Insano Vision at Johnny B's Bar and Grill (Wolcott, CT).
05/06/17 - Saturday
  • A Night of Power Metal featuring Knight Owl, Ice Giant, Goldenball, and Writing in the Skies at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
  • Bomber - Motorhead Tribute with The Lost Riots, and Zombii at Three Sheets (New Haven, CT).
05/09/17- Tuesday
  • Amon Amarth and Goat Whore at College Street Music Hall (New Haven, CT).
05/12/17 - Friday
  • I within I - Official CD Release Show with Special Guests Left Hand Backwards, Texas Death Match, Composing the Apocolypse, and Nuclear Unicorn at Cherry Street Station (Walllingford, CT).
  • Goat Herder, Slip and Fall, and  Productive Member at Cafe nine (New Haven, CT).
05/13/17 - Saturday
  • Cross-Turned Dagger, Xenosis, Valence, and Archaic Decapitator at Cherry Street Station (Walllingford, CT).
  • The Darkroom Presents: One Part Human, Hounds of Justice, Imperium Mortis, and Kill the Straggler at Cook's Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).
  • Cyperna, VRSA, Burrows, The Gates of Ivory, and Clover at The Frog Pond (Stratford, CT).
05/17/17 - Wednesday
  • Blind Revision, Fathom Farewell, A Mirrors Embrace, and Fear the Fall at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
05/19/17 - Friday
  • United Level Sound Presents: Zombii, Javier & Los DishDogs, Stiletto Bomb, Hiss the Villain at Cook's Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).
  • Cosmic Bong Destroyer w/ Bandit at Crunch House (West Haven, CT).
  • MetalSucks Presents: The Obsessed with Karma to Burn, Lo-Pan, and Curse the Son at The Outer Space/The Ballroom (Hamden, CT).
05/20/17 - Saturday
  • Hartford Death Fest featuring Obituary, Cryptopsy, Bone Storm, Kayotik, Imperium Mortis, and more at The Webster (Hartford, CT).
  • Woofstock: featuring Soldiers of Solace, Hair or the Dog, Murray the Wheel, Savile Row, and Social Convention at The Outer Space/The Ballroom (Hamden, CT).
  • Mike D's Birthday Bash with Falling Further, Casting Shadows, Demon Chauffeur, Whatsoever, Fear the Fall, Heavy Necker, and Vision Within at Zen Bar (Plainville, CT).
  • Band Dan's Entourage featuring Cyperna, The Hounds of Justice, The 30th of February, Dream of Scipio, and Attack Memphis at Murphys Law (Bridgeport, CT).
  • United Level Sound Presents: Tester, Slip & Fall, Slim Francis, and Record Affair at Boru's Bar & Grill (Waterbury, CT).
05/25/17 - Friday
  • On My Six, Devil Inside, and Rose of Sharon at Cook's Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).
05/27/17 - Saturday
  • Kings and Liars, Model Decoy, and Chuggernaut, at Cafe nine (New Haven, CT).
05/28/17 - Sunday
  • United Level Sound Presents: Memorial Day Weekend...Outdoor Metal featuring Blacktooth - Ultimate Pantera Tribute, Tester, Insano Vision, Almost Metal, and Slim Francis at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
  • HARDCORE MATINEE with Shots Fired, Ratsmasher, Panzram, Brickshit, and Scum at Polish Club (Windsor Locks, CT).

June  06/01/17 - Thursday
  • Skinlab, Product of Hate, and IKILLYA at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
06/02/17 - Friday
  • Jeremy Zombii Birthday SHow with Zombii, Two Fisted Law, The Lost Riots, and American Pinup at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
  • Kingsmen, Seven Spires, Crimsong, and Age of Embers at Cook's Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).
06/03/17 - Saturday
  • Audio Vault Entertainment Presents: Bacon Fest 3 featuring Xenosis, Stagger, Cyperna, Continuum, The Shape, Virus of Ideals, The Aberration, dream of Scipio, Eyes of the Dead, and Bury the Living at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
  • Sacred Oath with Special Guests Enemy Remains, and Last Pharaoh at Cook's Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).
06/07/17 - Wednesday
  • United Level Sound Presents: Iconoclasm, Soul Conversion, and Flapjack Attack at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
06/10/17 - Saturday
  • No Honor Among Thieves & NEVER FIGHT ALONE MUSIC PRESENT: "Visions" CD Release Party featuring Sworn Enemy, Values, and Disease Party at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
06/16/17 - Friday
  • KEYCHAIN Adakain, To Fear the Fall, and Lucid Empire at Cook's Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).
06/24/17 - Saturday
  • United Level Sound Presents: ALL DAY SUMMER PUNK featuring The Hempsteadys, Bad Lieutenants, BarRoom Heroes, DAMN BROADS, Rusty Things, Slip And Fall, Pat Stone & The Dirty Boots, The Blasphemy Boys, and Slim Francis at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
  • SCENE Productions and Salt of the Earth Records Present: Dan Jackson's Birthday Extavaganza featuring Shadow Witch, Sorrowseed, Kill the Straggler, Casting Shadows, and Death Script at Altone's (Jewett City, CT).
06/30/17 - Friday
If you're in a CT Metal band and want your upcoming show listed, send an email to Metal Cyndicate.

Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 190: Nasty Fest 2017

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Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 190: Nasty Fest 2017 (04/19/17)

Metal CyndiCAST Logo NewDick McPlenty of Nasty Disaster talks about the upcoming Nasty Fest show at Cherry Street and the ending of an era, with Herman Von Rohl hitting the stage for the last time. (We are experimenting with new equipment , so apologies for the sound issues.) Mentions: Demons Past, Cyperna, Joey Concepcion, Kings and Liars, Glorified Filth, Undercliff, Diabolis, Eyes of the Dead, The Shape. Featuring music by Garbage Barge and Nasty Disaster.

League of Extraordinary Front-Men: Episode 71.5 – Special Edition: It’s Time for the Jedi to WHAAAAT??!

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League of Extraordinary Front-Men: Episode 71.5 - Special Edition: It's Time for the Jedi to WHAAAAT??! (04/16/17)

The League gather at Cherry Street Station for this special edition podcast to discuss all the Star Wars Celebration 2017 goodness, including the Battlefront II trailer, Forces of Destiny, Rebels Season 4 trailer, 40th Anniversary panel, and The Last Jedi teaser trailer. NO Odd Comic, NO Scotty's Toy Review, NO Live Show and Tell. ALL STAR WARS.

Theme music "Superhero" by Faith No More

Intro voiced by Bob "Knob" Marino of OFNR

Produced by Jimmy Chaos

Please email all your questions, comments, arguments, corrections to leagueofextraordinaryfrontmen@gmail.com and we will read all of them on this show.



This weeks cast: Scotty, Jeanne, Grip, Kevin James Frear, Michelle, and AJ.

Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 189: Owl Maker

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Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 189: Owl Maker (04/10/17)

Metal CyndiCAST Logo NewJessie and Chris talk about the origin story, writing process, and upcoming show for Owl Maker. Also, the return of Jimmy Junk Bird? Show description. Mentions: Glorified Filth, Apostasy, Kill the Straggler, and Awaken the Madness . Featuring music by Nightbitch, Owl Maker, and Jimmy Junk Bird and the Stiffs.  
 

League of Extraordinary Front-Men: Episode 71 – Episode 69.3 Beating a Dead Horse

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League of Extraordinary Front-Men: Episode 71 - Episode 69.3 Beating a Dead Horse (04/09/17)

The League set up camp outside on the Cherry Street Station patio, fooled by the New England weather into thinking that spring is here. The J's are away, however, Age of Embers keyboardist, Michael Cavadini joins to show for some Interrogation. Odd Comic (a prequel), Scotty's Toy Review (Crack-addict Yoda), Show and Tell. Nerd News (by Kevin James Frear): Marvel. Star Wars, DC, Who News.

Theme music "Superhero" by Faith No More

Intro voiced by Bob "Knob" Marino of OFNR

Produced by Jimmy Chaos

Please email all your questions, comments, arguments, corrections to leagueofextraordinaryfrontmen@gmail.com and we will read all of them on this show.



This week's cast: Agrippa, Jeanne, Scotty, Kevin James Frear, and Michelle (Photobombed by Katrina of Age of Embers)

Jeanne's Show and Tell

Jeanne's Show and Tell

Scotty's Show and Tell

Kevin's Show and Tell

Michelle's Show and Tell (Nuttin')

Grip's Show and Tell

Crack head Yoda

Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 188: It’s About to Get Brutal

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Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 188: It's About to Get Brutal (04/05/17)

Metal CyndiCAST Logo NewMortifica Matt returns to the podcast bringing wisdom with age, embracing technology, the pros and cons of ticket selling, Mortifica's latest album, and their show this Saturday at Cook's Cafe. Mentions: Imperium Mortis, Kayotik, Glorified Filth, Crossing Rubicon, AMPlified Video Productions, Xenosis, Cross-Turned Dagger. Featuring music by Continuum, Mortifica, and KAYOTIK.
 
 

League of Extraordinary Front-Men: Episode 70 – This Episode is Number 70, Not Agrippa’s Age

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League of Extraordinary Front-Men: Episode 70 - This Episode is Number 70, Not Agrippa's Age (04/02/17)

The League gather to celebrate the most important day of the year: Agrippa's birthday. No guest on this show, however, Agrippa must endure the Rapid-Fire Lightning Round of the interrogation segment. Host Question: This month Hayden Christensen is attending Star Wars Celebration for the first time in 15 years to represent the prequels. What thoughts do we have to offer in defense of the prequels? What did George and company get “right”? Odd Comic, Scotty's Toy Review, Live Show and Tell. Nerd News: Kingsman, Valerian, Star Trek, Batgirl, Wonder Woman, Spiderman, The Mummy, IT, Who News.

Theme music "Superhero" by Faith No More

Intro voiced by Bob "Knob" Marino of OFNR

Produced by Jimmy Chaos

Please email all your questions, comments, arguments, corrections to leagueofextraordinaryfrontmen@gmail.com and we will read all of them on this show.



This week's cast: AJ, Kevin James Frear, Agrippa, Jeanne, Scotty, and Michelle (holding camera)

Odd Comic

AJ's Show and Tell

Jeanne's Show and Tell

Scotty's Show and Tell

Kevin James Frear's Show and Tell

Darth Vader pinata

 

Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 187: All About Agrippa

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Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 187: All About Agrippa (03/29/17)

Metal CyndiCAST Logo NewAgrippa takes over the podcast as both co-host and guest for some unrelenting self-promotion. Joining the show is Tim Smith (Agrippa93/Within The Abyss), John Gagne (Agrippa93), and Jeanne Anarchy (Agrippa93/Crossing Rubicon). Agrippa talks about his annual event happening on April 1st at Cherry Street Station. Agrippa plays 3 degrees of association with all the bands in the Local Metal News segment. Agrippa, Agrippa, Agrippa. Mentions: Agrippa93, Within the Abyss, Sever the Drama, Black Market Uterus, Jessie May, NAJA, Shallow Ground, Fear the Masses, and Acius. Featuring music by Within the Abyss, Sever the Drama, Agrippa93, and Black Market Uterus.