05/24/11 - Agrippa: Thought Manifest As a long time metal fan and musician I’ve only actually been an active member of the local metal scene in Connecticut as a performer since 2009, when the only way to get Agrippa93 our 1st show was to create it myself. The venue was an old discount movie theater that I rented out with my own cash inviting along 3 other bands for the night. I had absolutely no previous experience as a show promoter and less in the live scene as a performing band. Doing your 1st show is like losing your virginity: It was an awkward mess and you’re just glad to be done with it. Read the whole article here.