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Slash and Myles Kennedy Rock ‘Conan’ with Jeff Bridges [Video]

Thursday night on TBS' "Conan," Slash with Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators rocked the show with a live performance of a song from the latest album, "Bent to Fly."

If you don't have World on Fire from Slash and the guys, pick it up, it kicks a lot of ass!

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WGRD Listeners Sound Off On New Incubus Song ‘Absolution Calling’; What Do You Think? Vote Here! [Video/Poll]

WGRD debuted Incubus' new single "Absolution Calling" on the Liquid Lunch today!

It's the first new music we've heard from Incubus in a while. The last album was 2011's "If Not Now, When?"

Incubus will drop two EPs in 2015 and has hinted at adding North American dates to the current tour.   

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WGRD Heavyweights Highlight: Blackgate [Video]

The 2015 WGRD Heavyweights are in full stride at The Stache in Grand Rapids!

Local metal bands from across West Michigan are bringing their A-game to The Stache and playing for your vote! The votes will be tallied and each night a band will be chosen to move onto the finals!

Take a look at this contender from the second night, Blackgate!

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Kidz Bop Version of ‘All About That Bass’ Sounds Dirtier Than Meghan Trainor’s Original [Video]

Meghan Trainor's song "All About That Bass" has been a huge hit.

So, of course, Kidz Bop had to cover it.

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Thalia Sodi — Babe of the Day

It's difficult to believe we haven't heard more about Thalía Sodi.

Known by her stage name Thalía, she's a Mexican-born singer, songwriter,author, actress and entrepreneur who sings in Spanish, English, Portuguese, French and Filipino.

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Neil Young Performs ‘Old Man’ With Doppleganger Jimmy Fallon [Video]

Even the most casual of viewers of 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' are well aware of the host's emphatic love for music.

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Pop Evil Updates Grand Rapids on Album 4 Recording — Week Two

Pop Evil are in a studio in Seattle even as we speak, recording the follow up to 2013's Onyx album for us! The guys have been working on the demos and pre-production up until now with Adam Kasper, but have officially entered the official recording phase of the process now!

Here's a quick video for Grand Rapids from Chachi, as the band begins day one of the recordings, and he even gives us a quick sneak peek of the music!

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97.9 WGRD’s February 2015 Playlist [Video]

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A Metal Proposal– Napalm Death Fan Pops Question on Stage [VIDEO]

Public proposals are always iffy. What if she says no?

Asking someone to marry you at a metal show could be even more stressful. What if you get booed off stage? What if someone chucks a beer bottle at your face?

Napalm Death fan, and lead singer of Maruta, Mitchell Luna, threw all those risks aside and popped the question to his longtime girlfriend at a January 27 Napalm Death concert in Miami, Florida.

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Whitney Houston’s Daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown Reportedly Found Unresponsive in Bathtub

According to CNN, Whitney Houston's only child, Bobbi Kristina Brown, was reportedly found unresponsive in a bathtub full of water earlier today (Jan. 31).

Brown was found allegedly "not breathing" by her husband and friend around 10:25 a.m. 

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Metal Fans Petition to Get GWAR’s Oderus Urungus as a Character in ‘Mortal Kombat X’

If fans get their way, you could be able to play as GWAR's Oderus Urungus in 'Mortal Kombat X.'

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The Offspring Release New Song Called “Coming For You” Today

The Offspring have been working on new music, and they're finally ready to release it to the world! Today they band let go of the first song, "Coming For You", and shows the band hasn't lost a step.

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