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Rad Dad Feature: Jeff Chilton

By On March 11, 2017

I first had heard of Jeff Chilton when reading his book The Mushroom Cultivator: A Practical Guide to Growing Mushrooms at Home. This book is considered by many to be the absolute… Read More

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Rad Dad Feature: Matt Horton aka Cannibal Matt

By On March 9, 2017

I feel lucky to be able to feature so many amazing fathers. Matt is a guy whom I have followed for quite some time and noted on many occasions what a dedicated… Read More

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Rad Dad Feature: Harley Flanagan

By On February 22, 2017

Growing up I was immediately drawn to punk and hardcore. Living in a smaller southern town, I didn’t have access to the venues, bands or even much of the lifestyle of the… Read More

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Rad Dad Feature: Freddy Cricien of Madball

By On February 20, 2017

Freddy Madball has carried the New York Hardcore torch for quite some time now. As the frontman for Madball, he has furiously barked out some of the hardest hitting lyrics that the… Read More

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Rad Dad Feature: Derrick Grace

By On February 19, 2017

When I first heard Derrick Grace speak, I realized he had a talent for motivating and inspiring all people. His unconventional style and powerful self-sufficient message made him the perfect candidate for… Read More

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Rad Dad Feature: Keith Franco

By On February 17, 2017

Often times I follow other fathers that I come in contact with via our site somehow. Friends of friends, or folks that have commented on the page, and so on. Occasionally I… Read More

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Rad Dad Feature: Iván Murillo

By On February 8, 2017

Iván Murillo is the frontman for some of New York Hardcore’s most punishing bands. As a father to a two year old, he works hard to be able to find the balance… Read More

Parenting

Rad Dad Feature: Gabey Schiavone

By On January 12, 2017

I wasn’t sure what to expect when I reached out to Gabey Schiavone. As part of some pretty notorious punk bands (U.S. Bombs, The Duane Peters Gunfight, The Spent Idols, and New… Read More

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Rad Dad Feature: CJ Ramone

By On January 9, 2017

If you are a fan of punk rock or rock-n-roll music in any capacity, the name Cj Ramone should ring a bell. Known for playing bass with The Ramones, one of punk’s… Read More

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Rad Dad Feature: Larry Venturino

By On December 14, 2016

I’ve known of Larry Venturino for many years. I first met him as the frontman for a straight edge hardcore band, where he belted out positive and motivating lyrics from the stage.… Read More

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Rad Dad Feature: Jeremy Smith

By On September 6, 2016

Jeremy Smith has been a long time friend, fan and supporter of the Modern Day Dads pages. He is a dedicated father, avid skateboarder and he works with adults with special needs… Read More

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Rad Dad Feature: Jack Kelly of Slapshot

By On August 24, 2016

I have anticipated few features more than this one. When a friend of mine asked me a while back who is one person I wish I could do this interview with that… Read More

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Rad Dad Feature: Josh Ford

By On August 16, 2016

I have been a fan of Josh Ford’s work for years. I remember seeing his tattooing and machine building work at about the same time and wondered how he was so proficient… Read More

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Rad Dad Feature: Don Foose

By On August 12, 2016

With the infamous hardcore heavyweight Don Foose, there is much more than meets the eye. His music is both positive and inspiring, yet it maintains a hard and heavy sound with a… Read More

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Rad Dad Feature: Jim Wendler

By On June 9, 2016

Jim Wendler is one of the most inspirational people I can think of. The creator and author of one of the most popular and effective training systems, 5/3/1, he is also an… Read More