Toys That Kill

Toys That Kill is a San Pedro-based punk rock band, formed from a previous incarnation known as F.Y.P. (1989–1999).[1] Just after the release of the last F.Y.P. album, also titled Toys That Kill, Todd Congelliere and Sean Cole (vocalists/guitarists) along with new members Chachi Ferrara (bass) and Denis Fleps (drums) got together to form the new band.[2]

Toys That Kill
Left to right: Congelliere, Ferrara, Felix, and Cole in 2012
Left to right: Congelliere, Ferrara, Felix, and Cole in 2012
Background information
OriginSan Pedro, Los Angeles, California
GenresPunk rock
Years active1999–present
LabelsRecess, Geykido Comet, Dirtnap, Asian Man
Associated actsF.Y.P, Underground Railroad to Candyland
MembersTodd Congelliere
Sean Cole
Casey (Chachi) Ferrara
Jimmy Felix

They have toured Japan once, Europe twice and the U.S. once or twice a year since the year 2000. Congelliere, Ferrara, and Felix all play together in Underground Railroad to Candyland, another Recess Records act.


Studio albumsEdit




  • Belt Fighting the Man (Rivethead, Dillinger Four, Toys That Kill live footage)
  • Climb Up Music Video DVD Magazine


  1. ^ a b Browning, Rob (November 12, 2012). "Toys That Kill: Fambly 42". popMatters. Retrieved November 9, 2019.
  2. ^ Bregman, Adam. "Toys That Kill Biography". Allmusic. Retrieved September 2, 2015.
  3. ^ Pessaro, Fred (September 21, 2016). "Nostalgia? Toys That Kill Are Ready to Go With New Video". CLRVYNT. Retrieved November 9, 2019.

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