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JT and Dave Kim Interview Foxy Shazam at Wingstock 2012 [VIDEO]

With Wingstock 2012 going down on Saturday, WGRD had the opportunity to sit down with a bunch of bands. JT and Dave Kim chatted with Foxy Shazam. Check out the video for the full interview.

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GRD Laughfest Comedian Spotlight – Jimmy Shubert (VIDEO) WARNING! NSFW

Whether it’s stealing scenes in major motion pictures or blowing the roof off any comedy club from Hawaii to Halifax, Jimmy Shubert is stand-up comedy’s next breakout star.

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Win Tickets to the New Year’s Eve Singles Bash at the Orbit Room

This Saturday is New Year's Eve and for those that don't have anyone to share the night with, it can be a lonely time. However, there's no need to be down about it as a bunch of singles like you will be The Orbit Room for the New Year's Eve Singles Bash! Find out how to win tickets to the party.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings Show Host Another Edition of ThinkFast

97.9 GRD and the Free Beer & Hot Wings Show continued the Thanksgiving Eve tradition of putting on the Big Fancy ThinkFast Game Show last Wednesday night (November 23) at The Orbit Room in Grand Rapids. Teams of four competed for a chance to win up to $1,000! However, ThinkFast is not for the timid. Check out photos from the event in our gallery.

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Register for ThinkFast, Win Up to $1,000 Night of Show

The Big, Fancy ThinkFast Game Show is exactly one week away at The Orbit Room in Grand Rapids. Hosted by the Free Beer & Hot Wings Show, teams of 4 will compete on the night of November 23 in one of the most adult-themed game shows you've ever been a part of. From guessing what kind of answers unsuspecting victims will give to Producer Joe in "Stright Talk", to crazy segments like "Dance Contest" and "Orgasm Contest" (yeah, you read that right), it's guaranteed to be a good night. 

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GRD Tailgate Tour Hits Lowell High School

The GRD Roadies went out to Lowell High School this past Friday for another stop in the 2011 Tailgate Tour, presented by Metro PCS and Subway. The Red Arrows steamrolled over Northview with a 45-15 victory. Check out photos from the game in our gallery.

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Finally Get The Old Lady Off Your Back With The WGRD Home Expo

The ladies love given their fellas lists of things to be done when we could be doing perfectly good nothing instead. Well, the GRD Home Expo is right around the corner and you will have access to experts from all areas of things you are in trouble for not doing. Experts and displays will include

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Grand Rapids Civic Theater Presents: Night of the Living Dead [VIDEO]

I am a theater geek, there I said... I love theater and I audition for any play that is being put on in Grand Rapids, even if its something that doesnt interest me! Well I got lucky because the Grand Rapids Civic Theater is putting on "Night of the Living Dead" and that DEFINITLY interested me

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WGRD Office Dodgeball [Video]

Any of you guys ever feel like drilling your boss in the face with a dodgeball? Well, that's exactly what I did! JT WAS NOT happy when I unsuspectingly drilled him with a dodgeball in the office today! This one had to hurt!

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2011 GRD Tailgate Tour

 

97.9 GRD, Metro PCS, and Subway present… the 2011 Tailgate Tour! The GRD Roadies will be appearing at the biggest high school and college football games in West Michigan this fall!

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JT and GRD Roadies at Meijer Madness 2011

JT and the GRD Roadies were out at the Meijer in Standale for Meijer Madness 2011. Waves of Grand Valley State University students bombarded the store to win prizes and get great deals before the school year starts. JT also showed off his......dance moves. Yeah, you just read that. View our photo gallery for more.

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Beer Drinkers Brave the Storm to Attend the GRD Craft Beer Festival

Thunder, lightning and a torrential downpour could not deter GRD listeners from getting a taste of all the great brews available at the first ever GRD Craft Beer Festival, presented by D&W Fresh Market, this past Saturday at John Ball Park in Grand Rapids. A line of people was already forming before gates were scheduled to open at 1pm. Unfortunately, Mother Nature had to be a little uncooperative as a massive thunderstorm delayed gates for an hour. Luckily, the skies cleared up and people drank up.

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