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Metalhead Ned’s Flashback Friday – Ventana @ Rockapalooza

Ha! What a fun and dusty show this was! I was searching through my TimeHop app and today 2 years ago, I was rocking out at Ventana at Rockapalooza.

Wouldnt you know? There is video of it I found on YouTube!

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Motley Crue Takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Stage

Motley Crue took up the challenge, and took it on stage in front of thousands of people last night in Virginia Beach!

They asked everyone to get out their phones to and film them getting doused with ice water in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.  They also made a donation of $10,000 to ALS research!

Way to go, guys!  That's awesome!

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SiriusXM's Live Subscriber Event With Theory Of A Deadman
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Want to Meet and Ride Go Karts with Theory of a Deadman?

Of course you do!  It'll be fun, and a cool story, right?

Here's how this is going to work.  Keep listening for chances to win tickets to the show, and make sure you sign up on our Facebook page for tickets.

If you win tickets, you're automatically in the running to race Go Karts at AJ's Family Fun Center in Comstock Park with Theory of a Deadman and WGRD!  We're working on seeing if Halestorm wants to come, too!

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Photo Credit: Universal Music Group
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Throwback Thursday: The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 1990 Concert Tour ‘Coming Out of Our Shells’ And Guest Appearance on Oprah [Video]

Some are saying the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles reboot is terrible. However, is it worse than that one time the Ninja Turtles went on a rock concert tour, made an album sponsored by Pizza Hut, then went on Oprah to promote it? Because that was a real thing that happened. Back in August of 1990, the turtles hit the stage with "Coming Out of Their Shells".

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2013 Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival - Long Island, NY
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If You Can’t See Alice in Chains Tonight – Watch Them Here Now

If you're like me, and you're working tonight, or just can't go to the Alice in Chains show at Soaring Eagle, I can help with the sadness a little bit.

Check out some new videos of Alice in Chains rocking the Guitar Center Sessions with live versions of "Check My Brain", "No Excuses", and "Would?"

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Slipknot, Faith No More, Soundgarden, Slash Lead Australia’s 2015 Soundwave Festival

Slipknot, Faith No More and a wealth of other bands will start their 2015 down under playing Australia's annual Soundwave Festival.

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GWAR Sets Date for Destruction at The Intersection on Nov. 23! [Video]

Losing the great scumdog of Oderus Urungus will not slow down the killing machine that is GWAR.

Recently, they played their usual GWAR-B-Q and sent Oderus via a Viking Funeral.

However, it's back to business for the earth dominators as they will make their way to The Intersection in Grand Rapids on Nov. 23!

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GWAR Announces 2014 North American Tour with Corrosion of Conformity, Decapitated, American Sharks

After a short break to properly mourn the loss of Dave Brockie (Oderus Urungus), GWAR will march on with new vocalist Blothar.

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Check Out KISS’ Guitars and Amps for Their New Tour

KISS is out on tour right now with Def Leppard, and they've changed up their gear for the new tour.

Check out Premier Guitar's visit with Tommy Thayer, and Gene Simmons' and Paul Stanley's guitar techs, as they talk about the new guitars, amps, effects and more for the tour.

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Battery and The Four Horsemen from Metallica’s Heavy Montreal Show Tour Wrapup

Metallica finally wrapped up the touring for their non-touring 2014!  The last show of their "By Request" show was at the Heavy Montreal festival on August 9th.

The tour was really cool the way they did it, with each city getting to vote on the songs the band played every night, except for the one new song, "Lords of Summer", which they played at the shows to tease the next Metallica album.

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Win Theory of a Deadman & Halestorm Tickets on GRD’s Facebook!

Want tickets to the big show next week Thursday? For Free?

GRD is giving YOU the chance to win a pair of tickets to the show!

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Are You the Ultimate Black Keys Fan?

If you're the Ultimate Black Keys fan, we have an amazing opportunity for you!

Play The Black Keys trivia on our Facebook page for your chance to win an awesome Ultimate Fan Experience with the band at the show here in Grand Rapids on September 7th!

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