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Local Rockers Aria Flame to Perform in FemME: Female Metal Event in Netherlands [Video]

You may have seen this band locally around Grand Rapids, or even more likely at Grand Rapids' Festival of the Arts last year.

Local neo-classical female fronted band Aria Flame will be making a trek across the world to the Netherlands to perform in the annual FemME Female Metal Event this October!

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Sepultura to Rock The Pyramid Scheme on May 26 [Video]

All eyes have been on the shows coming to the Van Andel Arena, The Orbit Room, The Intersection and The Stache.

There is another kick-ass venue though that rocks Grand Rapids, and that is the The Pyramid Scheme.

It is about to host one awesome metal show: Sepultura.

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Metallica Kicks Off World Tour
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Corrosion of Conformity Rehearsing for a Tour With Their Deliverance Lineup [Video]

The Deliverance-era lineup of Corrosion of Conformity is back together, and prepping for a tour! Hopefully we'll get a new album, too!

The 3-piece early version of the band has been touring and recording again for the last few years, but the question that's probably been haunting them the whole time has been: "When are you going to do COC with Pepper again?"

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Andy Kindler
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Comedian Andy Kindler Talks State of Comedy, Jimmy Fallon, David Letterman and Jay Leno [Audio]

This morning on The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show, we were joined by comedian Andy Kindler.

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Nickelback Rocks ‘Something in Your Mouth’ at Van Andel Arena [Video]

"Alright, let's get into some naughty shit," Nickelback's Chad Kroeger proposed to thousands of screaming fans at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids Tuesday night.

"Ladies," the frontman continued, "Something sexual maybe? Maybe a silly little song with a silly little title like 'You Look So Much Cuter With Something in Your Mouth'?"

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WGRD Winner Took Some Great Side Stage Nickelback Pics! [Gallery]

We surprised some very lucky winners by giving them a really cool opportunity! If you won tickets through us you were also tossed into a mystery contest that we did not tell anyone about.

We set you up with side stage seating and you got to meet Nickelback! How cool is that right? Well, one of our winners took some really cool photos from that area!

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The Pretty Reckless live in Grand Rapids
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The Pretty Reckless Rocked the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids with Nickelback [Video]

The Nickelback "No Fixed Addess" tour rolled into the Van Andel arena last night, and I was pretty excited to see a full set from The Pretty Reckless opening the show! I'd seen a bit of their show last year at Rock on the Range, but didn't catch it all.

This time, I caught the set, and they were really good, even if they did seem a bit tethered to the center of the stage.

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Marilyn Manson Books May 13 Date at The Orbit Room! [Video]

All right! We have finally reached the final concert announcement that we know of at this time! We have been announcing some major shows lately and this one is up there.

Marilyn Manson is coming to The Orbit Room in Grand Rapids on May 13!

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Nickelback, The Pretty Reckless Rock Van Andel Arena; Pop Evil’s Joining ‘No Fixed Address’ Tour in March!!

It was a raucous Tuesday night at Grand Rapids' Van Andel Arena.

Nickelback, the Canadian band everyone loves to hate if they don't love the group, along with opening act The Pretty Reckless, led by Taylor Momsen, rocked Grand Rapids.

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Nickelback’s ‘No Fixed Address’ Tour Hits Grand Rapids with The Pretty Reckless

Nickelback will be hitting 60 North American cities in 2015 as they promote their 'No Fixed Address' album.

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2nd Annual Revolver Golden Gods Awards - Show
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Rob Zombie Unleashes Amazing New Live Video for ‘Spookshow’ Live Album [Video]

Rob Zombie has a new live album coming out, called "Spookshow International Live," and it's his first live album in eight years.

Here's a video for the encore song, "Ging Gang Gong De Do Gong De Laga Raga."

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Spotify Holds Press Event In New York
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Metallica Behind the Scenes of Band’s Salesforce Performance [Video]

On Feb. 9, Metallica performed for a Salesforce event in San Francisco. And, like they do for all of their shows, they've posted a cool video from the day!

Go into the rehearsal truck, where the band warms up for the show -- and in this case, makes fun of Lars' new warm-up drum kit.

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