The Metal Box is a weekly web series posted each Friday where we be discuss all things hard rock and heavy metal: news, videos, interviews, live concerts and more.

This week we are joined by special guest Frank Pallett (owner of The Chance Theater in Poughkeepsie) and we discuss some big metal shows scheduled for the month of September: Queensryche with guests: Everwar, Reaper, and Parallel Universe on Sept. 11, Gwar with guests: Butcher Babies, Battlecross, and Hyngd Sept. 14, and King's X Sept. 17.