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Ben Folds Five, Darryl "DMC" McDaniels & more to appear at New York Comic Con

Ben Folds Five

If you've been living under a rock for the past few months, New York Comic Con is coming next week. The huge pop culture convention will feature a special musical performance from Ben Folds Five on Thursday, October 11th. Other musicians set to appear at New York Comic Con include: Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett, Testament guitarist Alex Skolnick, Darryl "DMC" McDaniels and Twisted Sister frontman Dee Snider. Coheed and Cambria vocalist Claudio Sanchez will release a new EP from his side project The Prize Fighter Inferno exclusively at NYCC. They join a huge roster of guests which include Adam West, Carrie Fisher, Elmo and Tera Patrick.

The only tickets left on sale are for Friday, October 12th. Check out the current and evergrowing roster of guests for this year's NYCC here. New York Comic Con takes place at the Javits Center.