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Kids cover Rage Against the Machine
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Kid Band Performs Rage Against the Machine’s ‘Bulls on Parade’ [Video]

The San Francisco Rock Project members continuously knock it out of the park. The kid band has performed a host of shows and covered songs from all sorts of rock and metal bands. This 2010 video highlights their diverse abilities as they take on a Rage Against the Machine classic!

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KISS, 'Beth' spoof
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Hilarious Video Tells Story Behind KISS Ballad ‘Beth’ – Best of YouTube

This short film knocked it out of the park with a hilarious, and fictional, dramatization of how the Peter Criss sung KISS ballad 'Beth' came to be. The spoof starts when the drummer gets a call from his wife while the band is slaving away in the studio trying to wrap up a new song.

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Judas Priest on 'The Simpsons'
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‘Death Metal’ Band Judas Priest Perform on ‘The Simpsons’ [Watch]

Last night, 'The Simpsons' paid homage to British heavy metal legends Judas Priest by immortalizing them as animated character's in the show's ever-growing list of guest stars. Priest were given a yellow makeover and featured on 'Steal This Episode' performing a unique version of their hit 'Breaking the Law,' and their brief appearance can be seen above in case you missed it.

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Footage Posted of Nirvana’s Last Los Angeles Gig Before Kurt Cobain’s Death [Video]

In nearing the 20th anniversary of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain's tragic passing, it will be a time of reflection on the music that left such a lasting impact on the world.

As fans pour through the Internet watching footage of the band, we're always in search of more. Most recently, filmmaker Dave Markey discovered some personal footage he had of Nirvana's last show in Los Angeles before Cobain's suicide, and posted it this week on CraveOnline.

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Judas Priest’s Rob Halford Appearing on ‘The Simpsons’ this Sunday

Judas Priest singer Rob Halford will go from being the Metal God to the Yellow God as he gets a new look courtesy of the hit cartoon show "The Simpsons."

Plenty of musicians have been featured on the long-running show, but rarely do metalheads get a bonus treat when watching the long-running animated series.

The payoff is Sunday, Jan. 5, at 8 p.m. EST on Fox in "The Simpsons" episode titled "Steal This Episode."

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Toddler dances to Metallica
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Metallica’s ‘For Whom the Bell Tolls’ Gets Toddler Dancing [Video]

Metallica's live album "S&M," which stands for Symphony and Metallica, saw the band backed by the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra to make its music somehow sound larger than it already is.

What's more epic than Metallica backed by an orchestra?

A toddler dancing to it, of course!

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Iron Maiden yacht rock cover
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Iron Maiden’s ‘Run to the Hills’ Gets Yacht Rock Treatment

We've heard lullaby version of heavy metal songs, we've heard string quartet versions of metal songs, and even some pop artists have covered some of metal's most cherished anthems, but this might be the one version nobody expected. Sung in the style of Michael McDonald, Las Vegas act the Guilty Pleasures recently covered Iron Maiden's classic 'Run to the Hills' in their own 'Yacht Rock' style.

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Kid dancing to brutal death metal
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Little Kid Hates Hip-Hop, But Loves Death Metal – Best of YouTube

One of the best things about kids is that they have no pre-conceived notions about certain things like music. They know nothing about the sub-culture of each genre and the politics within it. Their minds fall into the realm of "I may not know art, but I know what I like." In this case, art is brutal death metal. 

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Lamb of God’s Randy Blythe Unknowingly Hangs Out With ‘Dexter’ Star Michael C. Hall

Lamb of God frontman Randy Blythe meets a lot of admirers when the band is out on tour, but the vocalist recently shared a humorous anecdote from the road where he obliviously met and hung out with Michael C. Hall, star of the recently wrapped TV series 'Dexter.'

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Kid covers Primus
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Kid Covers Primus’ ‘Golden Boy’ on Bass – Best of YouTube

We all know that Les Claypool has some freak-like talent on the bass, but so does this kid! Primus are a downright eclectic and unpredictable band, incorporating avant-garde and jazz-fusion elements into their own personal brand of rock music. Watch as this kid tears up the song 'Golden Boy!'

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Foo Fighters drum cover
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Physically Challenged Drummer Skillfully Rocks Foo Fighters Hit ‘Everlong’ [Watch]

In a spectacular demonstration of human will and determination, Cornel Hrisca-Munn has not allowed his physical challenges to prevent him from pursuing his ambitions. Born without forearms and only one functioning leg, Hrisca-Munn, who labels himself as a 'disabled drummer,' mans the sticks in an incredible performance of the Foo Fighters classic 'Everlong.'

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Baby loves Pantera
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7-Month-Old Baby Rages To Pantera – Best of YouTube

Here we come, reach for your...pacifier!? That's right, everyone, this baby loves Pantera! With the devastating hit 'Cowboys From Hell' blasting in the background, this little one can't resist getting antsy to some metal. There's no denying Pantera's music makes you want to break things, so luckily this baby was restrained!

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