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Metallica Rocks ‘Concert for Valor’ With Military Veterans Onstage

Watch as Metallica unleash a blistering three-song set at The Concert for Valor with military vets and their families rocking with them onstage.

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Metallica, Dave Grohl, The Black Keys Honor Veterans at ‘The Concert for Valor’ November 11, Watch it Live

Metallica, Dave Grohl, and The Black Keys are saluting U.S. Veterans and their families November 11th (Veteran's Day) at ‘The Concert for Valor,‘ a free concert in Washington, D.C. Can't make it to D.C.? You can watch it live on HBO or stream it live online!

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Machine Head Announces Winter 2015 North American Tour

As their latest opus 'Bloodstones & Diamonds' is unleashed on the masses, Machine Head have announced they will be embarking on a North American tour in January.

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Watch Metallica’s Entire Blizzcon 2014 Performance Here

On Saturday, Metallica hit Blizzcon, to bring a little metal to the gaming convention to go with all the swords, monsters, and new game announcements.

There was a new FPS, "Overwatch" announced at the event, and then Metallica played a great set that included "Hit the Lights", "Master of Puppets", "Cyanide", "Creeping Death", and "Battery"!

Check out the pro-shot footage from the show, and crank up the concert in your office...or at home...wherever.

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Skillet
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Skillet Returns to the Van Andel Arena on January 4th!

The Annual Winter Jam Tour Spectacular returns to the Van Andel Arena! If you haven't heard of Winter Jam Tour, it is an annual tour dedicated to christian artist. At WGRD, we may not specifically play 'Christian Rock,' but we can't ignore it when Skillet is coming to Grand Rapids!

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Arch Enemy Next Week at The Intersection! [Video]

I have been looking forward to this show ever since it was announced quite a few months ago! Arch Enemy, Kreator, Starkill and Huntress will dominate the Intersection on Nov. 20th!

I did get some kinda bummer news though on my end...

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AC/DC
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Brian Johnson: AC/DC Will ‘Absolutely’ Tour in 2015

AC/DC have experienced a chaotic year, but 2015 will likely bring the legendary Australian band back to the people.

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Nickelback, The Pretty Reckless Book February 24 Date at Van Andel Arena [Video]

Multi-platinum selling rock band Nickelback are set to embark on a massive headlining tour in 2015 in support of their eighth full-length studio album, No Fixed Address, which comes out Nov. 17 and can be pre-ordered HERE.

The tour will stop in Grand Rapids at Van Andel Arena on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. The Pretty Reckless will join Nickelback to open the show.

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Papa Roach Releases New Song, Album Teaser for ‘Face Everything And Rise’ and Tour

Papa Roach has released a new song to us today, called "Face Everything And Rise", and they've also posted the tour announcement for kicking off 2015 with Seether!

Check out the new song on WGRD, and look for the new album to come out on January 27, 2015!  You can also watch the video for "Face Everything And Rise" right here!

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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com / Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
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Seether, Papa Roach Announce Co-Headlining 2015 U.S. Tour [Video]

Two of rock's powerhouse bands are teaming up to co-headline a U.S. trek in early 2015.

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2015 ‘World’s Loudest Month’ Festival Dates Revealed Along With New Wisconsin Festival

Every year from late April through May, several rock festivals are held across the United States, and are collectively known as the 'World's Loudest Month.'

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Linkin Park
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Linkin Park, Rise Against, Of Mice & Men Book Date at Van Andel Arena on Feb. 4! [Video]

Big concert announcement this morning!

Fresh from its album release, Linkin Park is making a return to Michigan! This time it's right here in Grand Rapids at Van Andel Arena!

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