Contact Us
Music News

Music News - Page 15

Triple J via Diffuser.fm
Triple J via Diffuser.fm
[

Silverchair Frontman Daniel Johns Covers Nirvana, Hints at New Music [Video]

Oh right-- Silverchair. Whatever happened to them?

Well, lead singer Daniel Johns appeared in Sydney, Australia, last weekend at Triple J's Beat The Drum music festival.

For an audience of about 25,000, he covered Nirvana's "Smells Like Teen Spirit," turning it into a slow piano ballad accompanied by a harp.

Read More

Smashing Pumpkins Billy Corgan
YouTube
[

Smashing Pumpkins Unveils ‘Being Beige’ Visuals [Video]

Smashing Pumpkins now have a visual representation of their current single 'Being Beige.'

Read More

Leon Halip, Getty Images
Leon Halip, Getty Images
[

Producer Kevin Nixon Says Jack White and Eminem Abandoned Detroit

An English producer has accused Detroit's own Jack White and Eminem of abandoning their hometown.

Read More

Eleven Seven
Eleven Seven
[

Motley Crue Unleashes Single ‘All Bad Things;’ Reveals Final Tour’s Last Leg [Video]

WGRD debuted Motley Crue's final single "All Bad Things" during Liquid Lunch today!

We first heard the song when they kicked off their final tour here in Grand Rapids at Van Andel Arena this past summer.

Check out "All Bad Things" and the new music video below!

Motley Crue also revealed details on the last leg of their final tour, called the Final Tour.

Read More

Pop Evil in Studio
Pop Evil in Studio
[

Pop Evil Sends Update from Studio in Seattle as Grand Rapids Band Works on New Music [Video]

Pop Evil have had an amazing few years, with their growing success, and the huge success of the Onyx album over the past couple of years. They wrapped up their touring behind the album a few weeks ago at The Intersection on December 20th, with a sold out show!

Now, the guys are already back at it, working on demos for their next album!

They've headed to Seattle for the work on this one, and they've sent us this special Grand Rapids update this week, covering what they've been doing.

Read More

Hulton Archive, Getty Images
Hulton Archive, Getty Images
[

Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., On the Power of Music

"Everybody has the Blues. Everybody longs for meaning. Everybody needs to love and be loved."

Read More

Ian Gavan/Getty Images
Ian Gavan/Getty Images
[

Model Amber Rose Almost Nude in Barely There Bikini

If you think Amber Rose is crying in her pillow after separating from Wiz Khalifa -- think again.

The 31-year-old model went on Instagram over the weekend to show how happy she is living the single life -- and earns her honors as Babe of the Day.

Read More

Category: babes, Music News, Photos Tags:
hqdefault47
[

Sunday Morning: 15 Facts About ‘8 Mile’

Did you know that Eminem has more Oscars than Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Cruise and Johnny Depp? Combined? Eminem won the Oscar for Best Song (“Lose Yourself”) in 2003, but didn’t even bother showing up to the awards presentation because he thought there was no chance we’d ever win. This and more on Eminem and ‘8 Mile’ in the latest installment of You Think You Know Movies!

Read More

Frank Micelotta, Getty Images
Frank Micelotta, Getty Images
[

Kurt Cobain Suicide Note Shirts Pulled from Etsy and eBay

When I was a senior in high school, I read Jim Carroll's "8 Fragments for Kurt Cobain" out loud to my English class. Sure, part of me thought it would make me look cool, but the part of me that isn't an a-hole just wanted to share this beautiful, haunting piece of writing with my peers.

Since I was a kid, I've been drawn to Cobain, moved by his music, and really saddened by his death.

Read More

Carlo Allegri/Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
Carlo Allegri/Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
[

Heart, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts Book March 28 Show at Van Andel Arena

Heart, with special guests Joan Jett & The Blackhearts will be hitting the stage at Grand Rapids' Van Andel Arena Saturday, March 28, 2015.

Tickets go on sale Saturday, January 24 at 10am at the Van Andel Arena box office, all Ticketmaster locations, and online at Ticketmaster.com. Tickets will be priced as low as $20, with others available for $35, $45 and a limited amount of $75.

Read More

Five Finger Death Punch
Johnnie Walker
[

Five Finger Death Punch Is in the Studio Working on New Album for 2015 [Video]

Five Finger Death Punch is already back in the studio, working on the new album, that should be out before the end of the year!

"The Wrong Side of Heaven and Righteous Side of Hell" came out in 2013, but the band has been focused on continuing to write new music and now slow things down.

They're working on the new album now, will either finish it before their April/May tour in the U.S. or they'll go back after and finish it up, to have it out before the end of the year.

Read More

Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
[

Halestorm Unleashes Single ‘Apocalyptic,’ Reveals New Album Details, 2015 Tour with The Pretty Reckless [Audio]

WGRD debuted Halestorm's brand new single "Apocalyptic" during Liquid Lunch today!

Check it out below!

The song will be available to buy on iTunes starting at midnight and also free to fans pre-ordering the new album, "Into the Wild Life."

Halestorm just revealed details on the upcoming album and 2015 tour with The Pretty Reckless.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wgrd.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Register on 97.9 WGRD quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on 97.9 WGRD quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Freeloaders contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.