Contact Us
Entertainment

Entertainment

Carlos Alvarez/Getty Images
Carlos Alvarez/Getty Images
[

30 Seconds To Mars Unplugged Digital EP to Include U2 Cover

30 Seconds To Mars will release four songs from their recent MTV Unplugged performance through a digital EP on August 23. The set will include songs from their 2009 album This Is War, as well as a cover of a classic U2 song.

Read More

Adam Bettcher/Getty Images
Adam Bettcher/Getty Images
[

Disturbed to Go on Indefinite Hiatus

Bad news for Disturbed fans: The Chicago nu-metal rockers have revealed that they will go on an indefinite hiatus once they wrap up their current tour. No specific reasons were given other than the break is because of "internal issues".

Read More

Chris Jackson/Getty Images
Chris Jackson/Getty Images
[

Slash Said No to Corey Taylor Joining Velvet Revolver

After months of rumors about Sliptknot/Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor becoming the new singer for Velvet Revolver and the denials afterwards, new light has been shed on what exactly went on between the rock stars. A whole Velvet Revolver album was recorded with Taylor on vocals, but one member decided that wasn't the direction the band should take.

Read More

Taking Back Sunday Coke Featured Image
[

Win Tickets to see Taking Back Sunday at The Orbit Room or a Trip to NYC

97.9 GRD and Coke are giving away tickets to see Taking Back Sunday at The Orbit Room in Grand Rapids on July 28. Plus, you could unlock access to the exclusive Coke Secret Soundcheck, an intimate pre-concert three-song set performed by Taking Back Sunday!

Read More

WGRD
WGRD
[

Listen to WGRD Online – Check Out Our New Streaming Player and Playlist Pages

We've got a great new way for you to listen to WGRD online and check out what songs we're playing on the radio right now.

Hit the Listen Live button on the right side of this page to open our new streaming player - where you can listen to us online, read more about the songs and artists you're hearing, and look back at what we've played. You can also buy songs on Amazon or iTunes.

Read More

Rick Diamond/Getty Images for CMT
Rick Diamond/Getty Images for CMT
[

Paramore Will Remain a Trio for Now

A lot of people questioned the future of Tennessee pop punkers Paramore after former guitarist Josh Farro and his brother, and ex-drummer, Zac departed from the band last December. Lead lady Hayley Williams maintains that the group will not permanently fill in the void left by the Farro brothers.....yet.

Read More

Kevin Winter/Getty Images
Kevin Winter/Getty Images
[

Metallica Drummer Says ‘St. Anger’ Album Was About Hurting Listeners

Most Metallica fans can agree on one thing: the metal titans' 2003 album St. Anger was probably their worst disc ever released. The band was going through some hard times as documented on the 2004 film Some Kind of Monster. Drummer Lars Ulrich admits that recording St. Anger became a necessary evil to complete.

Read More

Ethan Miller/Getty Images
Ethan Miller/Getty Images
[

Trent Reznor Tells Fans Not to Buy Nine Inch Nails Reissue

Attention all Nine Inch Nails fans: Trent Reznor is warning you NOT to buy the recent reissue of NIN's groundbreaking debut album, Pretty Hate Machine. Reznor made sure to make his displeasure with the release public.

Read More

Blink-182
Blink-182
[

Blink-182 Release New Single “Up All Night”

Pop punk veterans Blink-182 have released the first single from their upcoming as-yet-untitled album, the first in eight years. You can listen to the song after the jump.

Read More

Cory Schwartz/Getty Images
Cory Schwartz/Getty Images
[

Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington Was a “Raging Alcoholic”

Linkin Park vocalist Chester Bennington revealed some of the personal demons that he had to deal with in his life. The singer admitted that he was addicted to alcohol for many years.

Read More

YouTube
YouTube
[

Pop Evil Explore Heartache In “Monster You Made” Music Video [Video]

The boys in Pop Evil have released the music video for "The Monster You Made", the latest single from their album War of Angels. The clip tells the story of one couple's relationship ending, but there is a glimmer of hope for one of the partners. Check out the video after the jump.

Read More

Ethan Miller/Getty Images
Ethan Miller/Getty Images
[

Weezer, Dinosaur Jr., Sebadoh, More to Headline First Ever Weezer Cruise

Following in the footsteps of Kid Rock, Weezer have announced the first ever Weezer Crusie, January 19-23, 2012. Along with two full performances from Weezer, other bands on the bill include Dinosaur Jr., Sebadoh, Wavves, The Antlers and more.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wgrd.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on WGRD 97.9 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on WGRD 97.9 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!