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Keep the Connecticut Metal scene active by going out to your local metal-friendly venues to support these hard working bands. Without you they are nothing.

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


May  05/25/17 - Thursday
  • On My Six, Devil Inside, and Rose of Sharon at Cook's Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).
05/26/17 - Friday
  • Our Own Destruction, Control Scheme, Unction In Braille at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
  • YumYum Beast, Slothpit, Signals of Bedlam, 1-2 Punch, and Slim Francis at Cook's Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).
05/27/17 - Saturday
  • Green Jello with Gwello, OVER the LINE!, and She Walks Without Legs at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
  • Wrathchild - Iron Maiden Tribute at Cook's Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).
  • HIT PARADER'S HEAVY METAL HEROES with OZZY AMERICAN - OZZY OSBOURNE TRIBUTE &  WILDSIDE - MOTLEY CRUE TRIBUTE AT AMERICAN PIE & PUB (Seymour, CT).
  • Kings and Liars, Model Decoy, and Chuggernaut, at Cafe nine (New Haven, CT).
  • Chris Montana's Big Ass Brash Massive Punk, Metal, and Thrash Birthday Bash with Holding on to Nothing, ReptilianRace, Pepper Offensive, and Deathcode at Brooklynn Cafe (Waterbury, 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).
  • BEAUTIES AND THE BEAST: Seven Spires, Crimsong, Age of Embers, and Composing the Apocalypse at Cook's Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).
  • PHAT A$TRONAUT Album Fundraiser Show with Special Guests Baka Fana, Mizeyesis, and The Telle at Cafe 9 (New Haven, 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 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).
  • ROCK FOR A REASON: VESPERA, AFTER THE BLACKOUT, and more at Cook's Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).
  • Cross the Divide, Soldiers of Solace, Age of Embers, Casting Shadows, and Fate on Canvas at Bleacher's Bar (Bristol, CT).
06/16/17 - Friday
  • Owl Maker, Left Hand Backwards, and more at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
  • KEYCHAIN Adakain, To Fear the Fall, and Lucid Empire at Cook's Cafe (Naugatuck, CT).
06/23/17 - Friday
  • Crossing Rubicon, Agrippa93, Falling Further, and Demon Chauffeur at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
  • United Level Sound Presents: Sonic Supercharger 66, Javier & Los DishDogs, Slim Francis, and The Right Offs at Three Sheets Cafe (New Haven, 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).

July  07/01/17 - Saturday
  • S.C.E.N.E. Productions Presents: LOCALPALOOZA FEST WITH PERFORMACES FROM: Shred of Salvation, Deathwish, Kill the Straggler, Casting Shadows, DJ ZYDRATE, Psych Asylum, Productive Member, Eden Will Burn, and Denim Panther at Charlee Bravo's (Putnam, CT).
07/06/17 - Thursday
  • United Level Sound Presents: Pinto Graham, Almost Metal, Slim Francis, and LMI at Cafe 9 (New Haven, CT).
07/15/17 - Saturday
  • Apostasy "Ghosts" Album Release Party with Special Guests Continuum, She Walks Without Legs, and The Maddening Process at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
07/16/17 - Sunday
  • Being Randy Promotions in association with Cherry Street Station Presents: The 2nd Annual Randy Awards with OVER the LINE!, Insano Vision, and Left Hand Backwards at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).
07/18/17 - Tuesday
  • iRockRadio Presents: Ghost at College Street Music Hall (New Haven, CT).

August  08/19/17 - Saturday
  • Mindsnap Music, Ear One Productions, and Tru Entertainment Presents: AXEFEST 2017 featuring Raven & Dead By Wednesday with IKILLYA, LET US PREY, Apostasy, Cyperna, Disguise the Curse, Joey Concepcion, Risk All In Life, Nu M4chine, Diabolis, and Glass Divide at The Outer Space / The Ballroom (Hamden, CT).
08/25/17 - Friday
  • Come To Grief with Sea of Bones, Curse the Son, and Stone Titan at Cherry Street Station (Wallingford, CT).

September  09/23/17 - Saturday
  • Falling Further Fest with Weird Hero, Crimsong, New Amsterdam nobles, Torque, Demon Chauffeur, Vision Within, Falling Further, Enemy of Reason, Devil Inside, Deathcode, Diabolis, I Within I, VRSA, To Fear The Fall, Casting Shadows 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 74 – Badmotorfingers

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League of Extraordinary Front-Men: Episode 74 - Badmotorfingers (05/22/17)

Another ALL NUDE episode! Kevin James Frear has his HANDS FULL at home, but still manages to SPATTER his influence all over the show. Silent Rachel breaks the silence by suffering through the interrogation. Host Question: Is there a comic book movie that is better than the source material? Odd Comic, Scotty's Toy Review, Live Show and Tell. Nerd News: Dark Crystal, Power Rangers, Injustice 2, Powerless, and Venom.

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, Scotty, Grip, Jeanne, Michelle, and NOT Kevin James Frear.

Odd Comic

AJ's show and tell

AJ's show and tell

Michelle's show and tell and gift to the Anarchys

Jeanne's show and tell

Scotty's show and tell

Scotty's show and tell

Agrippa's show and tell

Kevin James Frear's show and tell

Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 193: Hair of the Dog

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Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 193: Hair of the Dog (05/17/17)

Metal CyndiCAST Logo NewScott, Pat, Joe, other Joe, and Shawn of NAJA/Hair of the Dog talk about their collective years of experience, stage tragedies, their transition from NAJA, and their upcoming show. Mentions: NAJA, Apostasy, Holding On To Nothing, Kayotik, Xenosis, Glorified Filth, Demons Past. Featuring music by Diabolis, Dead By Wednesday, and Eyes of the Dead.

Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 192: Nuclear Unicorn

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Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 192: Nuclear Unicorn (05/10/17)

Metal CyndiCAST Logo NewErin, Jessie, and Doug explain the origins of Nuclear Unicorn and promote their upcoming show. Alan and Agrippa record their first show in the new studio (We apologize for the annoying buzz). Mentions: Fear the Masses, Crossing Rubicon, Nightbitch, Xenosis, Holding on to Nothing, Cosmic Bong Destroyer, Bone Storm, Nast Disaster. Featuring music by Archaic Decapitator, Insano Vision, and Composing the Apocalypse.

League of Extraordinary Front-Men: Episode 73 – Star Wars Jeopardy

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League of Extraordinary Front-Men: Episode 73 - Star Wars Jeopardy (05/07/17)

Nothing but pure hijinks from the League of Extraordinary Front-Men as they battle each other for the title of nerdiest Star Wars nerd of all the League nerds. Hosted by Knob of OFNR, broadcast live from OFNR Studios.

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: Mrs. Knob, Knob, Jeanne, Scotty, Kevin James Frear, Agrippa, and AJ.

Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 191: Kill The Straggler

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Metal CyndiCAST – Episode 191: Kill The Straggler (04/26/17)

Metal CyndiCAST Logo NewDwayne Eldredge (Kill the Straggler/SCENE Productions) stops by the podcast to chat about the upcoming show, influences, past and present projects, the Eastern Connecticut Metal scene, and stage paralysis the first time he ever played out. Mentions: Deathcode, Ditch Wizard, She Walks Without Legs, Joey Concepcion, Nightbitch, Kings and Liars, Bone Storm, Within the Abyss. Featuring music by Deathcode, Kill the Straggler, Holding on to Nothing .

 

League of Extraordinary Front-Men: Episode 72 – Episode 69 the Threequil

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League of Extraordinary Front-Men: Episode 72 - Episode 69 the Threequil (04/23/17)

If you enjoy wholesome and family friendly entertainment, you will hate this show. The League welcomes Dick McPlenty (Dan Amore) of Nasty Disaster/The Shape to help demolish any hint of respectability this podcast may have had. Host Question: Who cleans up the jiz in the holodeck on the Enterprise? Wonder Woman Odd Comic, Scotty's Toy Review, Live Show and Tell. Nerd News: Krypton, X-Men, X-Force, Deadpool, Batman, Who News. Music by Nasty Disaster.

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: Dick McPlenty, Scotty, Grip, Kevin James Frear, Jeanne, and AJ.

's Show and Tell

Dick's Show and Tell

Kevin James Frear's Show and Tell

AJ's Show and Tell

AJ's Show and Tell

Jeanne's Show and Tell

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.