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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Help Our Former Intern Lurch’s Girlfriend Get a New Harp [Video]

Lurch is a former intern with us here on "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show."

He has been dating his girlfriend, Lily Wardrop, for about two years.

"She's extremely talented and knows how to play the harp!," Lurch says. "Seriously, who knows how to play the harp?! My girlfriend, that's who."

Lurch says he is "trying to help her raise funds so that she can afford a normal size harp so she can do what she went to school and worked so hard for: music therapy."

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97.9 WGRD’s November 2014 Top Songs Playlist [Video]

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Lordi Unleashes ‘Scare Force One’ Music Video for Halloween!

The crazy Finnish rock band Lordi has a new album coming out this November, called "Scare Force One."

To celebrate, they've unleashed a music video for the title track!

They've updated their monster gear a bit with every album, and replaced a drummer, but they're still rockin the monster music as hard as ever. The new album shows they're still down for some fun, scary, rock!

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Nekrogoblikon Is Going to Be Metalhead Ned’s Next Favorite Band Ever!

If you have ever heard one moment of Ned talking, you've probably heard about GWAR and Mushroomhead at least a few times in that moment.  He loves those two bands so much.

Just in time for Halloween, I think I've found another band that Ned can place into that same love-fest in his mind.

They're called Nekrogoblikon, and they're real goblins.  They're definitely not dudes in goblin costumes...that would be silly.

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Volbeat Announces Spring 2015 Tour, Tickets on Sale October 31

Volbeat rocked Grand Rapids back in September, selling out the The DeltaPlex along with Five Finger Death Punch, Hell Yeah and Nothing More.

They just announced it is hitting the road again this spring. This time along with Anthrax and Crobot.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Taylor Swift Mimics Her Cat’s Demon Sounds [Video]

Taylor Swift appeared recently on a Canadian TV show, CTV's "eTalk." And, of course, the conversation turned to cats.

T-Swift talked about how her cats make strange noises, far from the regular "meow" noises associated with cats.

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What Do New GWAR Members Look Like Without Costumes?

Since the passing of the great Oderus Urungus (a.k.a. Dave Brockie), the greatness that is GWAR has added two new members to the band: Blothar and Vulvatron.

These two members, where did they come from? But more interestingly: What do they look like?

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Mastodon Rocks ‘The Motherload’ on ‘Late Night with David Letterman’ [Video]

Last night on "Late Night with David Letterman," Mastodon rocked 'The Motherload' Live on the CBS show!

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Staind’s Aaron Lewis Botches National Anthem at World Series Game [Video]

It's been a while since Staind singer Aaron Lewis has been in the news.

Now, he's got a noteworthy stain to add to his body of work: screwing up the National Anthem before the fifth game of the World Series.

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Avenged Sevenfold’s M. Shadows Teaches You How To Play the New Deathbat A7X Game

By now, you've heard that Avenged Sevenfold have been working on a new mobile game based on the band and their music.

Now, you can not only get the game, but M. Shadows has filmed this cool tutorial to show you how the game works, and he even walks you through the first level to beat it at 100%!

SPOILERS are involved in this video, so if you want to learn the game, and figure out all the stuff on your own, you probably don't want to watch the video, but if you want to get through the first level at 100%, check it out.

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Godsmack’s Sully Erna Announces December Solo Concert Dates

Godsmack is riding high on their new album 1000HP, and are working on more touring for 2015, so keep your eyes here for more information as we get it.

Meanwhile, Sully has announced a series of solo shows for this coming December.  If you haven't seen him on his solo project live, it's really freaking cool.  He kicks things off with some cool acoustic versions of some Godsmack stuff, and then brings out the rest of the band for a bunch of music from his Avalon album, and some covers.

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Foo Fighters Release Lyric Video for New Song ‘Something From Nothing’

Last week, Foo Fighters officially unleashed their new single 'Something From Nothing'. They performed it for the first time live during their week-long stint on 'The Late Show with David Letterman'.

Now they have released a lyric video to accompany the song. 

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