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Fu Manchu Returns with ‘Gigantoid’ Album and Spring Tour [Video]

The long-running California stoner rock band Fu Manchu are back and they've announced plans to release their latest album 'Gigantoid' on April 29.

Stream the new song 'Anxiety Reducer' at Brooklyn Vegan.

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Get Ready for the April 4th Iced Earth and Sabaton Concert with New Sabaton and History!

Coming up this Friday, April 4th, Iced Earth, Sabaton and Revamp will hit The Intersection.  If you haven't seen Iced Earth or Sabaton, you owe it to yourself to check out these bands.

Sabaton is a Swedish band that I've been following for a few years now, and they're about to release a new album called "Heroes", with each song telling the story of a war hero.  Could be a hero from Sweden, Russia, England, the US...like this song, "To Hell and Back".

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Rock on the Range Lineup Change! Motorhead and Skindred Out; Who’s In?

Sad news for some of us heading to Rock on the Range.

Motorhead and Skindred have had to pull out of the festival.

This makes me sad, since I'm a huge Motorhead fan, and I love their live shows.

But two great bands have been added to replace them.

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Mushroomhead Returns to The Intersection on May 22nd!

Fresh of their Soundwave Festival appearance in Australia, and with a new album on the horizon. Mushroomhead has decided to hit the road once again, and are making a stop here in Grand Rapids at the Intersection!

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‘Playing With Power’ Performing for FREE on April 4th!

We all know that I enjoy playing video games at this point in life, and I especially love listening to awesomely crafted video game music. Video game music was the soundtrack of my childhood, and if you work with me, you'll usually hear me humming the Super Mario Bros. theme or something. A local group named 'Playing with Power' is performing all your favorite classic video game tunes LIVE on April 4th!

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Wolfmother Streams Surprise Album ‘New Crown;’ Unveils ‘Heavy Weight’ [Video/Audio]

If Beyonce can release a surprise album, why not ? After splitting the band up last year to go solo, frontman Andrew Stockdale decided to go back to using the Wolfmother name and released its third album 'New Crown' via Bandcamp.

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Grand Rapids’ Pop Evil and Nonpoint Lead Operation Rock Fest in Virginia

There are already quite a few rock festivals scheduled for the spring and early summer, but the Operation Rock Festival is the one that stands out for its commitment to the military men and women who serve the U.S.

The event, which features headliners Pop Evil and Nonpoint, will take place June 21 in Fredericksburg, Va.

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Sevendust Adds Dates to An Evening With Acoustic Trek

With the April 15 release of its crowd-funded acoustic album 'Time Travelers & Bonfires' just a few weeks away, Sevendusthas added more dates to its previously announced acoustic An Evening With Sevendust tour.

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Rockin’ the Golf Course! – Wayland Tour Log 3/24/14

Saturday night in Anderson, S.C., was a fun show for us. We had a lot of famous and familiar faces in the crowd from the Greenville area.

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Aerosmith + Slash Set to Announce 2014 U.S. Tour

Two of hard rock's legendary acts are teaming up for a 2014 U.S. summer tour, as Aerosmith will hit the road with Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators. The news was revealed Friday (March 21) via tweets from members of Aerosmith, as well as Slash himself.

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Chevelle In Concert At The Hard Rock In Las Vegas
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Chevelle Drummer Sam Talks to WGRD About La Gargola, Touring, and Road Food

Today, I got to talk with Sam from Chevelle about their new album, the upcoming tour, even road stink, road food, and Pete's idea of how he does things!

Chevelle's new album "La Gargola" comes out on April 1st, and they're currently rehearsing for the tour, so that seemed

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The Eagles Will Play Van Andel Arena In September

On Thursday morning, The Eagles announced their History of The Eagles tour will include a stop at Van Andel Arena right here in Grand Rapids.

The Grand Rapids show will take place on Monday, Sept. 8.

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