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Gary Holt of Exodus & Slayer Joins Full Metal Jackie This Sunday Night!

Join Full Metal Jackie this Sunday night as she will be joined by Gary Holt of Exodus!

Plus metal from Sepultura, Pantera, and more! Sunday night at 10pm on 97.9 WGRD!

Corey Taylor
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Slipknot’s Corey Taylor on New Bassist’s Identity Leak: ‘I Was So Upset’

Slipknot were planning on keeping their new bassist's identity a mystery, and the band was succeeding until the video for 'The Devil in I' was released.

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Atco Records
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20 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Pantera

Find out some little-known facts about the legendary metal band Pantera.

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Attila Unveils New ‘Guilty Pleasure’ Album Details, 2014 Tour Dates [Video]

Attila are back for another round as their latest album, 'Guilty Pleasure,' will arrive in stores on Nov. 27.

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Slipknot Jim Root
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Slipknot Guitarist Jim Root: New Members Did ‘Really Well Considering the Circumstances’

Slipknot guitarist Jim Root discusses the addition of the band's new members and talks about the band's future.

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Rick Grimes / Corey Taylor
AMC / Da Capo
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‘The Walking Dead’ Recast With Rock + Metal Musicians [Watch]

What if the entire 'Walking Dead' cast was replaced with an ensemble of rock and metal's finest musicians?

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Mikael of Opeth Joins Full Metal Jackie This Sunday!

Join Full Metal Jackie this Sunday night as she will be joined by Mikael of Opeth!

Plus classic metal, new metal, and more! Sunday night at 10pm on 97.9 WGRD!

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Frazer Harrison / Theo Wargo, Getty Images
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Metallica and Dave Grohl to Perform at Special Veterans Day Concert for Valor’

Metallica and Dave Grohl will salute U.S. Veterans and their families at ‘The Concert for Valor,‘ which will take place in Washington, D.C., on Veterans Day.

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Pantera’s ‘Dimebag’ Darrell Abbott Rips a Monster Guitar Solo at 18-Years-Old – Best of YouTube

Before he was 'Dimebag' Darrell Abbott, 'Diamond' Darrell Abbott was shredding on his beloved Dean ML in his teens.

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Slipknot's Shawn Clown Crahan
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Slipknot’s Shawn ‘Clown’ Crahan Explains Motive Behind Camel Dung Scent at Knotfest

In a new interview with Shawn 'Clown' Crahan, the percussionist explains the importance of burning camel dung throughout the three-day event.

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Fozzy Announces New Bassist Jeff Rouse, Winter 2014 Headlining Tour

Fozzy will keep touring into late 2014 and they've announced that bassist Jeff Rouse is now a full member of the group.

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MTVu Fandom Awards - Comic-Con International 2014
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97.9 WGRD’s October 2014 Top Songs Playlist [Video]

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