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Anthrax’s Scott Ian: ‘Don’t Complain about Tenacious D Winning Metal Grammy’ [Video]

Tenacious D took home a Grammy for "Best Hard Rock/ Metal Performance" for its cover of the Dio's "The Last In Line", from the "Ronnie James Dio - This Is Your Life" tribute album, beating out Slipknot, Mastadon, Motorhead, and Anthrax.

The reaction was kind of like, "huh?" considering most see Tenacious D as a comedy rock duo, not what most consider "Metal".

Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian shares his thoughts on Tenacious D's win and the Grammys as a whole. 

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Iron Maiden Finishes Recording New Album

In a new update from drummer Nicko McBrain, the percussionist reveals Iron Maiden have completed their 16th studio album.

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Leonard Nimoy, Mr. Spock in ‘Star Trek,’ Dies at 83

'Star Trek' favorite Leonard Nimoy has died at the age of 83 and his wide-ranging influence has reached the rock and metal world.

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2015 WGRD Heavyweights Finals Rock The Stache on March 7!

It has been a long time coming, the moment you have all been waiting for!

After three weeks of preliminary rounds at The Stache, it has finally come down to the day where the winner will be crowned!

Which band will be crowned the 2015 WGRD Heavyweight Champion?

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Kids That Rock: Black Sabbath’s ‘The Wizard’

We convinced some responsible parents to lone us their children so we could blast "The Wizard" into their impressionable ears.

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Black Veil Brides’ Andy Biersack Stops Show to Attack Heckler

Black Veil Brides frontman Andy Biersack had enough of a heckler and took matters into his own hands at a show in Vancouver.

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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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You Think You Know Ronnie James Dio?

How well do you know the late great Ronnie James Dio? Dig into his history here.

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All That Remains’ Phil Labonte on Music Mixing With Politics, Eric Garner’s Death

Phil Labonte never shies away from expressing his political and social views, so we gave him yet another forum to speak on a number of topics.

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Hellyeah Drummer Vinnie Paul Planning to Release Cookbook

What is the Hellyeah drummer cooking? Looks like a Vinnie Paul cookbook is in the works.

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Sebastian Bach Sings Ozzy Osbourne’s ‘S.A.T.O.’ Off ‘Randy Rhoads Remembered Vol. I’

Listen to Sebastian Bach singing Ozzy Osbourne's 'S.A.T.O.' off the 'Randy Rhoads Remembered, Vol. 1' disc.

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