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Jackyl Hit Grand Rapids, Cut Down Trees and Rocked the Intersection with GRD

Saturday, Jackyl rolled into town for their show at The Intersection, and we had some fun things planned with Jesse James Dupree before the show!

First, we picked him up and went out to see the nice people out at Vormittag Christmas Tree farm, so Jesse could use his famous chainsaw to cut down a couple Christmas trees for some GRD winners!  Thanks to Grand Rapids E-Liquid for helping us get some people set up for Christmas!

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‘Tis the Season for Holiday Life Hacks to Make Life Easier

Between cooking, shopping for gifts and getting ready to travel or welcoming all of your out-of-town guests, the holiday season is the most stressful time of the year. Well, we're here to make things easier for you.

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Category: Christmas
Ben Stevens
Ben Stevens
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And the Survey Says: Wine Beats Beer for Christmas

Much has been written about pairing wines with whatever you are serving up for dinner, or whether a stout or an IPA would best accompany that stew on your stove.

But when it comes to alcoholic beverage choices for American adults, how much does when factor into the type of drink one chooses?

Apparently, quite a bit, according to a recent Harris Poll.

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Trans-Siberian Orchestra
Trans-Siberian Orchestra
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Trans-Siberian Orchestra Brings Holiday Spectacle to Grand Rapids on Sunday [Video]

If you've never seen the Trans-Siberian Orchestra perform, don't even bother imagining what might unfold.

It is something seemingly slightly beyond the realm of reality being brought to Grand Rapids for Trans-Siberian Orchestra's performances at 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in Van Andel Arena.

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Scott Olson/Getty Image
Scott Olson/Getty Image
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: This Man Is the Most Passionate Target Employee Ever [Video]

It's really great when people are passionate about their job.

Scot Simms in Westminster, Md., is one of those people.

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Michael Loccisano/Getty Images
Michael Loccisano/Getty Images
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Mariah Carey’s Vocals Isolated From Her Rockefeller Center Performance [Video]

There's nothing better than hearing isolated vocal tracks.

On Wednesday night, diva Mariah Carey performed her hit "All I Want For Christmas Is You" at the Christmas tree lighting at Rockefeller Center in New York.

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Mark Lewin/ThinkStock
Mark Lewin/ThinkStock
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Christmas Shopping Primer/Countdown

Thanksgiving and Black Friday have come and gone. So have Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday.

After all, you've only got until Christmas Eve to do your shopping for Christmas.

Here's a list of some stores and restaurants to visit as you continue your Christmas shopping.

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Brad Barket, Getty Images
Brad Barket, Getty Images
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Just in Time for Christmas: The James Franco Selfie Calendar

I feel like a lot of guys I know have man-crushes on James Franco. Well, now I have the perfect Christmas gift for them:

The James Franco 2015 Selfie Calendar. It's a real thing.

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Jeffrey Smith
Jeffrey Smith
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Some Choice Videos from Black Friday [Video]

Well, it's that time of year again: the annual, undignified retail bum-rush we call Black Friday.

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Gift Guide 2014
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2014 Rock and Metal Holiday Gift Guide

The holidays are once again upon us, and it's time to think about a great gift for that hard rock or metal fan in your life or the gifts you'd like to put on your own holiday list.

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Category: Christmas, Lists, Metal, News, Rock
Free Beer & Hot Wings
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Free Beer & Hot Wings Holiday Break-Ins

Each year around the holidays, we make it a point to stop all of the mocking and joking around for at least one day and use the reach that "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show" has to do some good.

For the 13th consecutive year, we'll be conducting the Free Beer & Hot Wings Holiday Break-In.

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A Former Retail Worker’s Black Friday Wisdom

Before I became 'Mr. Radio' guy, I worked in retail. Chances are, that you have worked in retail too! Meijer, Gamestop, Petco, Barnes & Noble, Shoe Carnival, etc. I will even throw in Food workers as well on this.

As a Retail worker...Black Friday sucks....

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