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Grand Rapids Symphony Becomes Pokemon Trainers with ‘Pokemon: Symphonic Evolutions’ [Video]

Calling all Pokemon trainers!

The time has come for the Grand Rapids Symphony to set out on an adventure of epic proportions to defeat Gym Trainers, earn badges and defeat their rival Gary Oak -- and maybe even find a Mew along the way.

The music of Pokemon will come to life with the Grand Rapids Symphony!

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Local Rock Show Coming to The Stache on April 3 [Video]

Looking for some good local rock to jam too?

The Stache has a fever, and you've got the cure...that was seriously the cheesiest thing I have ever written in my life.

Deadwood Stone, Kill All Control, Bled Life, Dirt Chili, and Edge From Falling will be at The Stache on April 3 for a super cheap show!

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Three Days Grace in Grand Rapids
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Check Out Three Days Grace’s Full Performance in Brazil [Video]

I have always liked Three Days Grace.

You're not going to get shredding craziness like Dimebag Darrell or Eddie Van Halen, but you will get some cool head-banging riffs from guitarist Barry Stock.

With its upcoming album Human featuring new lead vocalist Matt Walst, the guys are touring pretty hard core.

Check out this full concert performance of the guys performing in Brazil!

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Metalhead Ned’s Throwback Thursday: Interviewing Testament’s Chuck Billy [Video]

Testament and Exodus will be arriving to the Intersection next month!

Last time Testament was here, they were promoting their latest album 'Dark Roots of Thrash.' It's a pretty good album! Can't go wrong with some hardcore thrash.

Last time these guys were here, I was able to talk to the leader of Testament, Chuck Billy.

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ToeJam & Earl: Back in the Groove Kickstarter Reaches Funding Goal

One of my favorite video games for the Sega Genesis has to be the ToeJam & Earl games. Just looking at the game makes me say, "Man, they just don't make them like they used too."

It's been some time since we had heard from the funky aliens, and now thanks to Kickstarter, it looks like we may get the sequel that we have always wanted.

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Metalhead Ned Heads to White Castle This Weekend [Video]

One of the few resteraunts that we do not have in the Grand Rapids area is White Castle.

Those tasty little steam grilled burgers that are shoved into tiny little boxes for your greasy enjoyment. What is the closest White Castle?

Howell, MI. This weekend, I will be traveling to that great location.

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Register to Win a Pair of Tickets to Breaking Benjamin at the Orbit Room!

I knew that this show was going to sell out! I warned everyone that it was going too!

Breaking Benjaming & Young Guns will be making their way to the Orbit Room on May 19. Tickets are completely sold out!

However, there is one way to get tickets to the show, and that is of course through...

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Mission Accomplished in Pilotwings on Episode 6 of ‘This Level Sucks’ [Video]

I have always loved this game as a kid, and I still do as an adult. Pilotwings is kind of the classic video game for my SNES, as it was a launch title for the system.

However, for the years I have played it, I have never actually beaten the video game.

There is one level in this game that is just insanely frustrating, and there are no second chances.

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Aerosmith Returns to Van Andel Arena on August 4! [Video]

This is going to be one epic summer of music in Grand Rapids!

Fortunately, this concert is not in May because seemingly everything else is in May.

Aerosmith is throwing us a bone and closing out the summer with a big show at Van Andel Arena on August 4!

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