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New shows posted frequently. If you’re in a CT Metal band and want your upcoming show listed, send an email to Metal Cyndicate.


November 

11/22/17 – Wednesday

  • Cody Bondra, Everybody Hates Me, Corey Rieman and The Dilemma at Iron Horse Cafe (Waterbury, CT).

11/24/17 – Friday

  • UNITED LEVEL SOUND PRESENTS: Cross Turned Dagger – A Tribute to Death, With Special Guest Eyes of the Dead at Cook’s Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).

11/25/17 – Saturday

  • Farquharson Fund 2017 featuring M.S.i., Nasty Disaster A.D., Apostasy, TESTER, Victor Roland, and the Fred Doyle Project at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).

  • THANKSGIVING AFTER MASSACRE: FALLING FURTHER’S FAREWELL LAST DANCE SHOW: Falling Further, Demon Chauffer, Vespera, Devil Inside at Main Street Tavern (Stratford, CT).


December  

12/02/17 – Saturday

  • GAMMA GHOULS, Productive Member, Easy Killer, West Rockers, and The Benedicks at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).

  • Final Drive with Special Guests Kings and Liars, Iblissian, and City of Iron at Cook’s Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).

  • Deathcode, This Criminal Soul, Natural Born Losers, and Overdose at Brooklyn Cafe (Waterbury, CT).

12/04/17 – Monday

  • NARCOTIC WASTELAND: FEATURING DALLAS TOLER-WADE FORMERLY OF NILE WITH SPECIAL GUESTS KAYOTIK, AND ARCHAIC DECAPITATOR at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).

12/08/17 – Friday

  • Hatebreed with Special Guests Dying Fetus, Code Orange, and Twitching Tongues at Toad’s Place (New Haven, CT).

12/09/17 – Saturday

  • Archaic Decapitator, Necronomichrist, and Apostasy at Shamrock Cafe (Suffield, CT).

  • SCENE PRESENTS: DWAYNE – STOCK ’17 featuring: Dead By Wednesday, Frost Giant, Kill the Straggler, Continuum, Holding On To Nothing, and Wormwood at Strange Brew Pub (Norwich, CT).

12/15/17 – Friday

  • A Very Crossing Xmas featuring Apostasy, Continuum, Let Us Prey, Crossing Rubicon, and The Shape at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).

  • Cook’s Cafe & B.A.A.C. Presents: METAL FOR MUTTS featuring Sunset Strip, Denial, Stairway to Halen, Seventh Sign, and Killin’ Cupid at Cook’s Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).

12/16/17 – Saturday

  • Xenosis “DEVOUR AND BIRTH” Album Release Party with Special Guests Dream of Scipio, Begat the Nephilim at The Acoustic (Bridgeport, CT).

  • Last Pharaoh with Special Guests Sacred Ash, Negative Sky, Glass Divide, and Dialith at Cook’s Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).

12/22/17 – Friday

  • United Level Sound Presents: Nightmare Befor Xmas featuring Blacktooth – Pantera Tribute, Tester, Risk All In Life, Everybody Hates Me, and Crucial Pain at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).

12/29/17 – Friday

  • COUNTDOWN TO 20H8TEEN FEATURING BONE STORM WITH SPECIAL GUESTS CROWN OF SCORN, & ANTIFAITH at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).


If you’re in a CT Metal band and want your upcoming show listed, send an email to Metal Cyndicate.

League of Extraordinary Front-Men: Episode 96: Kevin James Frear – The Douche Awakens

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League of Extraordinary Front-Men: Episode 96: Kevin James Frear – The Douche Awakens (11/19/17)

With the mysterious disappearance of Episodes 90 and 95, all suspicion points to Episode 96. Though it has no motive and does have a solid alibi, police are continuing to investigate 96 as suspect number one. 96 has hired a defense layer who is also building a counter suite for harassment. If you have any evidence leading to this case, please contact your local police authorities. Host Question: Would you rather sit through a Netflix series, or had that series made into a movie? Odd Comic and Live Show and Tell. Nerd News: Neal Adams, Incredibles 2, Deadpool 2, Disney, Star Wars, and New Toys.

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

Odd Comic

Agrippa’s Show and Tell

Agrippa’s Show and Tell

Kevin James Frear’s Show and Tell

Michelle’s Show and Tell

Scotty’s Show and Tell

Scotty’s Show and Tell

Jeanne’s Show and Tell

Roadhousen – Episode 16

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Roadhousen – Episode 16

with Sugarbean and Mrs. B

Choking on your own spit, the porn rabbit hole, and Thanksgiving recipes: stuffing. Spend an hour with hosts Sugarbean (Tattoo Artist Sarah Lindsey) and Mrs. B  (Continuum Vocalist Brenda St. Amant) as they talk about unsigned bands, food, booze, and recipes. Featuring music by When the Deadbolt Breaks.

Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 206: Owl Maker Part II

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Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 206: Owl Maker Part II (11/09/17)

Metal CyndiCAST Logo NewJessie May of Owl Maker calls in to chat about the band and their benefit show for Homes of the Brave at Cherry Street Station this Friday. Mentions: SCENE Productions, Bone Storm, Piercing Immortality, Dead By Wednesday, Nightbitch, Glorified Filth, Physics of Demise, Crossing Rubicon, and Where We Once Stood. Featuring music by Undercliff and Owl Maker.


 

League of Extraordinary Front-Men: Episode Agrippa94 – Remenber, Remember the 5th Of November, the Gunpowder Treason and Scott, Anarchy sweet Anarchy

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League of Extraordinary Front-Men: Episode Agrippa94 – Remenber, Remember the 5th Of November, the Gunpowder Treason and Scott, Anarchy sweet Anarchy (11/05/17)

The Frear’s are down, reducing the League of Extraordinary Front-Men squad to just 4 remains heroes. Is this episode doomed or can they save the show? Tune in to find out the fate of this perilous episode. The new Han Solo film as already received backlash from the Star Wars fan base. Why do you think this is? Is there anything you would do to make this film appreciated by the Star Wars faithful? Odd Comic and Live Show and Tell. Nerd News: DC Animated, Legends of Tomorrow, Marvel vs Capcom, Lord of the Rings, The Orville, Who News, and New Toys.

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.



Odd Comic (don’t buzz-saw your danglies)

Agrippa’s Show and Tell

AJ’s Show and Tell

AJ’s Show and Tell

League of Extraordinary Front-Men: Episode Agrippa93: Kevin James Frear – Revenge of the Douche!

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League of Extraordinary Front-Men: Episode Agrippa93: Kevin James Frear – Revenge of the Douche! (10/29/17)

Meanwhile, at Pearson Manor, the League manages to redeem themselves from the embarrassing release of the previous episode. Guest Host, Keith Pearson (Piercing Immortality), braves through the interrogation process. Host Question: Much like the Force, if time travel were real (possible), how would you use it? For good, evil or no way it’s too dangerous? Odd Comic and Live Show and Tell. Nerd News: Shazam, Star Wars, X-Force, X-23, Quantum Leap, and New Toys.

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Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 205: Connecticut Metal Con

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Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 205: Connecticut Metal Con (10/21/17)

Metal CyndiCAST Logo NewThe CyndiCAST sets up shop at Altones for an on-site podcast recording at the Connecticut Metal Con. Show description. Mentions: OFNR, Apostasy, Farquharson Fund, Shadow Kingdom, Hair of the Dog, Agrippa93, Awaken the Madness, Xenosis. Featuring music by Kill the Straggler, Xenosis, Apostasy, Crossing Rubicon, Piercing Immortality, Agrippa93.