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Metallica Cover Beatles, Deep Purple + More at MusiCares Tribute To Ozzy Osbourne

Last night (May 12), the 10th Annual MusiCares MAP Fund benefit concert was held at Club Nokia in Los Angeles. Black Sabbath legend Ozzy Osbourne and Village Studios owner / CEO Jeff Greenberg were the night's honorees, but Metallica were also an important part of the show, performing a four-song set of classic covers.

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Soundgarden to Play ‘Superunknown’ in Entirety in New York

The 20th anniversary edition of Soundgarden's 'Superunknown' will be released on June 3, and the band has just announced a special show on June 2 at Webster Hall in New York City where they will play the album from front to back for only the second time ever.

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Black Stone Cherry Headlines HardDrive Live Summer Tour

The lineup has been set for the sixth annual HardDrive Live Tour. Black Stone Cherry will headline, with We As Human and Kyng also on the bill, and the trek kicks off July 11 in Johnson City, Tenn.

The initial dates are below, with more to be announced soon.

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Philip Anselmo Joins Black Label Society for Performance of Pantera’s ‘I’m Broken’

The 2014 Revolver Golden Gods Tour is going strong throughout the U.S., but the people of Worchester, Mass. were given a special treat at the conclusion of Black Label Society's set. To cap off the night, Down frontman Philip Anselmo took the stage with BLS to jam a ferocious performance of Pantera's 'I'm Broken.'

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Dennis Miller Talks Bill O’Reilly, ‘Monday Night Football’ and Unionizing College Football [Audio]

Comedian, actor and radio and TV personality Dennis Miller visited with "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show" this morning.

Dennis was a great guest. He talked to us about a bunch of topics, including hanging out with Bill O'Reilly, how his whole "Monday Night Football" gig came about and his thoughts on unionizing college football.

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Metallica Headlines 2014 Glastonbury Festival

Metallica have played nearly everywhere in the world. Last year they played on all seven continents, including Antarctica. But one place they haven't played is the legendary Glastonbury Festival in England. That will change next month.

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Five Finger Death Punch’s Zoltan Bathory Chats with Metalhead Ned about New Album, Tour and Dreadlocks [Audio]

Sept. 21 will be quite the epic day at The DeltaPlex Arena & Conference Center!

Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat, Hellyeah and Nothing More will be bringing their epic tour to Grand Rapids.

Five Finger Death Punch gave me a call today to chat about what's new!

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Jackie Interviews Patrick Carney of The Black Keys [Audio]

The Black Keys are making their way back here to Van Andel Arena!

We haven't seen them in Grand Rapids since 2012.

I interviewed The Black Keys' drummer, Patrick Carney, the other day.

Listen here to learn more about the upcoming tour, the new album, the band's upcoming Saturday appearance on "SNL" and more!

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The Black Keys Announce Grand Rapids Tour Stop on September 7 [Video]

The Black Keys have a new CD titled "Turn Blue," and to support that album the band is hitting the road throughout the United States with Cage the Elephant and others.

The best part, is The Black Keys are coming to the Van Andel Arena on Sept. 7!

Tickets go on sale next Friday morning, May 16, to everyone. However, if you're a WGRD Freeloader, you have access to get your tickets early beginning Thursday morning, May 15!

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Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat, Hellyeah and Nothing More Will Dominate at The Deltaplex Sept. 21! [Video]

Now, this is a big one! Freshly announced today! Check out this monster of a show!

Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat, Hellyeah and Nothing More will ALL be at The DeltaPlex Arena & Conference Center on Sunday, Sept. 21!

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Queensryche Starts WritingNew Album, Books Summer 2014 Dates

With legal matters no longer hanging over their heads, the members of Queensryche have returned to work on new music. The five-piece of Todd LaTorre, Eddie Jackson, Parker Lundgren, Scott Rockenfield and Michael Wilton have begun the writing process for the follow-up to their self-titled 2013 album.

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Beck Books Date at DeVos Hall on July 19! [Video]

It has been a while since we have seen this guy Beck around, hasn't it?

Freshly announced today and out to promote his latest album, "Morning Phase," Beck is set to hit DeVos Performance Hall in Grand Rapids on July 19!

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