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The Godfathers of Hardcore (2017)

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Follows the two of the most respected men in underground music, Roger Miret and Vinnie Stigma of the band Agnostic Front.

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Ian McFarland
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Cast

Credited cast:
Roger Miret ... Himself
Vinnie Stigma ... Himself
Agnostic Front ... Themselves
Mike Gallo ... Himself - Agnostic Front
Pokey Mo ... Himself - Agnostic Front
Craig Silverman ... Himself - Agnostic Front
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ray 'Raybeez' Barbieri Ray 'Raybeez' Barbieri ... Himself (archive footage)
Keith Burkhardt Keith Burkhardt ... Himself (archive footage)
Clark Coderre Clark Coderre ... Squat Punk
Jimmy Colletti Jimmy Colletti ... Himself
Freddy Cricien Freddy Cricien ... Himself - Madball
Joseph Cuz Cammarata Joseph Cuz Cammarata ... Himself
Lenny Di Sclafani Lenny Di Sclafani ... Himself (archive footage)
James Drescher James Drescher ... Himself - Murphy's Law (archive footage) (as Jimmy G)
Christopher Fisher Christopher Fisher ... Squat Punk
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Storyline

Roger Miret and Vinnie Stigma are lynch pins of New York Hardcore (NYHC), and their band Agnostic Front played a key role in defining, shaping and establishing the cultural code of conduct for the still-thriving movement. Film and Music Video Director Ian McFarland (Rungs in a Ladder: Jacob Bannon, The Outlaw: Dan Hardy, The Problem Solver:Joe Lauzon, Meshuggah, Killswitch Engage, Fear Factory, Agnostic Front) is crafting an intimate portrait of the two industry leaders, two of the most respected individuals in the 35-year history of hardcore punk music. In addition to inspiring and nurturing multiple generations of bands that followed their lead, Miret and Stigma have remained close friends through great adversity that sometimes threatened their very existence.

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Official Sites:

Official site | official website

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 November 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Agnostic Front: The Godfathers of Hardcore See more »

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McFarland & Pecci See more »
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Soundtracks

Victim in Pain
Written by Roger Miret
Performed by Agnostic Front
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The truth, and the honor
17 December 2018 | by jaylawnSee all my reviews

Ian McFarland captures what most people have ignored for over 30 years. The honesty in which Hardcore music is portrayed is accurate, reverent and astute. I am honored by his documentary to be a part of that history as well as a curator of its history and significance. Thank you Ian for delving into a story that should be told, recounted and remembered.


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