Matt Henson is an all around stand up guy. With his Rad Dad Feature ( as one of our most read articles, he’s maintained a great friendship with me and also has been a steady a contributor to many of our discussions

If you don’t know Agnostic Front, you’ve been living under a rock. Arguably one of the most important hardcore bands in history, they defined the New York Hardcore sound and have been at it ever since. Mike Gallo has been playing bass

With my first child, potty training was a snap. It didn’t take too much time or effort to get her interested in using the potty. My second child has proven to be the defiant one at every turn. She has plenty of

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 mushroom growers bible. Well, I didn’t end up growing any

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 father he is despite having such a busy life. As

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 New York Hardcore scene, yet I strangely felt akin to

Well, ain't that the truth? #causeihavekidsnow #hardcorelifeofmyown #cromags Excerpt from Follow us on Instagram for more.

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 hardcore scene has ever witnessed. To Freddy, hardcore is more

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 a Modern Day Dad style interview. He embodies the DIY

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 find folks that seem so positive and inspiring that I

Letting your kids play with chalk is the first step in raising a graffiti writer you can be proud of. Follow us on Instagram for more.



This nice young man spent half an hour teaching my daughter how to do "real tricks" on her scooter. If any of you following this page are this kids parents; thanks for raising a kid that is thoughtful and helpful to others,

Sometimes I wonder if I'm doing an alright job at this parenting stuff. Then my kid tells me she was working on a poem, for me. Got dusty in here pretty quickly. Who's cuttin' the onions?! Follow us on Instagram for more.

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 between his job, his bands, and being a father. Iván


“The old standard”

This is my old standard, a hodgepodge of fun and functional movements that make working out not feel like such a chore. Cranked up some @activatethrash, tossed around my @onnit #kettlebells and got it done. #dadbod Follow us on Instagram for more.