I'm TNT. I'm dynamite. And so is the hard rock fest at Hartford's Webster Theater, Thursday, Aug. 28 through Sunday Aug. 31. Such legendary bands as X, Negative Approach, Jook, Defiance and Cro-Mags will share the stage with newcomers to the scene at this three-day (four-day if you count the pre-party) orgiastic explosion of heavy sounds. This is not for the faint of heart. Information: 860-525-5553, webstertheater.com.
Pre-party: Thursday, 8 p.m. The King of Rudeness. $10. Webster Underground.
Friday, 7 p.m. X, Negative Approach, Defiance, Hub City Stompers, Victory and Drug Shock. $40. Webster Theater.
Saturday, 12 p.m. Judge, Partisans, Cro-Mags, Patriot, Wisdom in Chains, Traditionals, Hard Evidence and PanzerBastard. $40. Webster Theater.
Sunday, 2 p.m. Jook, Sheer Terror, The Ejected, The Templars, Noi!se, Stars and Stripes, Sydney Ducks, Bishops Green, Lion's Law, Yellow Stitches, Chosen Ones, 45 Adapters and Bloodshot Hooligans. $40. Webster Theater.