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Mayor George Heartwell Proclaims August 21 Pop Evil Day in Grand Rapids [Video]

Before rocking the Intersection for their album release party tonight, West Michigan's own Pop Evil stopped by Fox 17 to talk about their new album Up!

The guys shared how the album came to be, talked about tonight's concert, and were surprised by a special guest: Mayor George Heartwell.

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Lady Gaga Says She’d Rather be Called ‘The Next Iron Maiden’ Than ‘The Next Madonna’

Turns out Lady Gaga is a big Iron Maiden fan!

Blabbermouth reports that in an interview with CR Fashion Book Magazine, the pop superstar talks about the importance of heavy metal and how Iron Maiden changed her life. 

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Go Behind the Scenes Making Iron Maiden’s ‘Speed of Light’ Music Video

Iron Maiden released the first music video from their upcoming new album last week. 'Speed of Light' is the straight-ahead rocker, ad a small taste of what's coming from the band on 'The Book of Souls'. It's a cool video featuring their mascot Eddie, in different video game styles, covering 40 years of Maiden and gaming.

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WGRD Listeners Sound Off On New Wayland Song ‘Bloody Sunrise’ [Video, Poll]

WGRD debuted Wayland's new song "Bloody Sunrise" Tuesday on the Liquid Lunch!

Showing some hometown love for West Michigan, Wayland let GRD premiere the song before anyone else!

Check out the guys rocking "Bloody Sunrise" live here, and listen to what other GRD listeners have to say about the new Wayland song.

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Meet Pop Evil at FYE on Sunday August 23!

Pop Evil launch their brand new album 'Up' on August 21! How about getting that new album signed by the band?

You can!

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Disturbed Announce Grand Rapids Show at Orbit Room April 8

Disturbed have returned to music in a huge way with upcoming new album Immortalized, out Aug. 21!

Now they are making a return to Grand Rapids!

Disturbed announced a North American tour, which includes a stop at the Orbit Room April 8, 2016!

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Corey Taylor, Randy Blythe + More to Debut Supergroup Teenage Time Killers at Special U.S. Show [Video]

 

Teenage Time Killers is a massive collection of artists including Corey Taylor of Slipknot and Stone Sour, Dave Grohl and Pat Smear of Foo Fighters, Corrosion Of Conformity‘s Reed Mullin, Randy Blythe from Lamb of God, and more!

The supergroup released it's debut album Greatest Hits Vol. 1 July 31 and now have just announced their one and only U.S. performance: September 12 at the Fonda Theatre in Hollywood, Calif.

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Five Finger Death Punch’s Ivan Moody’s Wife Files for Divorce

This is never a good story.

With Five Finger Death Punch's new album 'Got Your Six' coming up, it doesn't seem like front man Ivan Moody will be celebrating a ton.

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Ten Awesome Bruce Dickinson Performances for His Birthday [Video]

Today is the mighty Bruce Dickinson's birthday, and I'm glad he's come through the cancer scare well, and is getting back into fighting shape for the Iron Maiden tour next year. The band is also set to release the new Maiden album, 'The Book of Souls' on September 4th!

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Pop Evil Release New Lyric Video for ‘Dead in the Water’ [Video]

Pop Evil is building the excitement for their fourth album's release this month, with a new lyric video for another song from 'Up'! This song is called 'Dead in the Water', and freaking rocks!

I hope they play this one live at their show on August 21st at the Intersection! Get the album that day, and then come out to the show, it's going to be awesome!

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Michigan Mom Seeks Birthday Wishes for Teen Son Spending Birthday in the Hospital

David Deaton is a 13-year-old from Howell, Mich. In a few days, he'll have surgery to repair the hole in his ear that’s causing partial hearing loss on his left side, the Detroit Free Press reports. David has already had several surgeries to repair a cleft lip and palate.

With his 14th birthday approaching, David's mom, Heather Deaton, is asking for birthday cards for her son.

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GRD Listeners Sound Off on New Foo Fighters’ Song ‘Outside’ [Video]

GRD played the new Foo Fighter's song "Outside" on the Liquid Lunch today!

We wanted to know what GRD listeners think of the Foo's latest single. Check out their reactions and listen to the song and let us know your opinion of "Outside"!

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