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Red Sun Rising Dressed Up As Pop Evil for Halloween [Photo]

Red Sun Rising is a really cool band from Ohio who's rocked Grand Rapids a couple times in the past few months!

In August they hit the Intersection with Pop Evil for the CD release party of PE's new album "Up" on "Pop Evil Day" here in Grand Rapids.

The bands were back together at the Freaker's Ball over the weekend in Kansas. To celebrate Halloween, the guys in Red Sun Rising dressed up as West Michigan's Pop Evil!

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Foo Fighters Launch Countdown Clock for Unknown Event

The Foo Fighters have launched a website with a mysterious countdown clock, and nobody really knows what it's counting down to.

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Watch GWAR Cover Cyndi Lauper’s ‘She Bop’ [Video]

Costumed metallers GWAR return to Grand Rapids to rock the Orbit Room next Wednesday Nov. 4.

To get you ready for the wildness that is a GWAR show, here's something pretty nutty: Gwar covering Cyndi Lauper's "She Bop". 

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GRD Listeners Sound Off On New Aranda Song ‘We Are The Enemy’ [Video, Poll]

Aranda are rocking the Orbit Room November 7 with Theory of a Deadman! To get you ready for the show, GRD debuted Aranda's new song "We Are the Enemy" on the Liquid Lunch!

We wanted to know what GRD listeners think of the new song. Check out their reactions and listen to the song and let us know your opinion!

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Amazon is Giving Away Free Vinyl Records Right Now

With the hipster thing still being pretty big, it's done one amazing thing for music lovers: It's brought back the popularity of vinyl albums! A lot of vinyl has been released over the years in Europe, and for small labels, but the past few years, people have really been getting back into buying records.

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Sixx: A.M. Guitarist DJ Ashba Featured on Animal Planet’s ‘Tanked’ Show [Video]

A rocker on a show called "Tanked"? Listen, it's not what you think...

Ex Guns N' Roses and current Sixx: A.M. guitarist DJ Ashba was featured on a recent episode of Animal Planet's "Tanked", a show that creates custom fish tanks for celebrities, Blabbermouth reports. 

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Insane Clown Posse Forced to Cancel Show Over Faygo Dispute [Video]

Juggalos and Juggalettes in Cali were disappointed when Insane Clown Posse cancelled an Oct. 22 concert at the North Park Observatory in San Francisco.

The issue? Faygo, Uproxx reports.

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Megadeth Mainman Mustaine Fires Guitar Tech After Brisbane Concert [Video]

On Wednesday night, Megadeth played Brisbane, Australia, and there were some issues. The guitars sounded a bit weird, and mainman Dave Mustaine seemed off, and a little out of it. The show continued, and then right after the show, Dave posted a rant on Periscope about firing his guitar tech.

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Huh. So Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne Got Engaged in Kalamazoo?

Who knew that the home of Gibson Guitars and Bell's Brewery was also the place that Ozzy Osbourne popped the question to Sharon?

Sharon Osbourne posted a "Flashback Friday" photo to Twitter today of the special day, with the caption "The day Ozzy proposed to me in Kalamazoo, MI '81", MLive reports. 

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Red Sun Rising Stops By GRD to Talk Touring and Their Single ‘The Otherside’ Before Rocking The Intersection [Video]

Before hitting The Intersection Tuesday night with All That Remains and We Came As Romans, Mike and Ricky from Red Sun Rising stopped by GRD.

The guys talked with Janna about touring, what it's like to be be back in Grand Rapids, their latest single The Otherside, and even put on their best "radio DJ" voices to introduce it!

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We Came As Romans Rock ‘The World I Used to Know’ Live on GRD [Video]

Before rocking The Intersection Wednesday night with Red Sun Rising and All That Remains, We Came As Romans stopped by the GRD studios!

The band chatted with me about being from Michigan, their new album, and rocked two acoustic songs on GRD!

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GRD Listeners Sound Off on New I Prevail Song ‘Crossroads’ [Video, Poll]

Michigan rockers I Prevail have sold out The Intersection this Friday with Hollywood Undead! To get you ready for the show, GRD debuted I Prevail's new song "Crossroads" on the Liquid Lunch.

We wanted to know what GRD listeners think of the new song. Check out their reactions and listen to the song and let us know your opinion!

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