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Goalie Chris Mason Has a Kick-Ass New Mask with Iron Maiden on it!

Goalie Chris Mason is headed to the German Elite League, and he's got a new goalie mask to take with him, featuring Iron Maiden's mascot, Eddie!

Check out the cool Vine video below, where you can see Eye Candy Air's Steve Nash Maiden-izing the goalie mask with some cool Eddie stuff!

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WGRD Karaoke Madness from Jackie’s Going Away Party! [Video]

Friday was Jackie's last day with us, and we're still a little sad, but we all got to go out and drink together on Friday night, so that's awesome!

Of course, Jackie and Ned freaking LOOOOVE their karaoke, too, so we had to go somewhere with it.  Little did we all know that our weekend guy, Justin, loves rocking the karaoke, let alone our buddy JoJo Girard from our sister station, WFGR!  It was a fun night of singing for all!

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Guy Tries to Raise $30,000 for Kenny Loggins Living Room Concert [Video]

This guy really likes Kenny Loggins. Like, really, REALLY likes Loggins.

He likes the '80s movie soundtrack master so much that he started a Kickstarter campaign to raise $30,000 to get him to play a 75-minute private concert in his living room.

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Can’t Make It to Lollapalooza in Chicago? Watch It Online

Lollapalooza is happening in Chicago this weekend.

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Slipknot Premieres New Song, ‘The Negative One’ [Audio]

FINALLY! After all the teasing on their Facebook, Twitter, etc. Slipknot has unleashed a brand new song!

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San Antonio metal band Nothing More (Photo: Jody Domingue)
San Antonio metal band Nothing More (Photo: Jody Domingue)
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97.9 WGRD’s August 2014 Top Songs Playlist [Video]

You Me At Six
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You Me At Six’s Josh Franceschi Discusses ‘Cavalier Youth’ Album, Band’s Goals [Video]

You Me At Six frontman Josh Franceschi spoke with 'Loudwire Nights' host Full Metal Jackie about their 'Cavalier Youth' album and more.

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Geoff Tate’s Queensryche Getting Renamed Operation: Mindcrime

Geoff Tate will utilize Operation: Mindcrime as the name of his band after his usage of the Queensryche name runs out.

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New Movies This Week: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ and ‘Get On Up’ [Video]

This week, we get the latest Marvel Studios expansion of the 'Avengers' universe, plus a biopic on the Hardest-Working Man in Show Business.

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Photo Johnnie Walker
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These Rock Metal Acts Should Come to Grand Rapids ASAP

We get some really big name acts in Grand Rapids, and they all put on amazing shows!

We have The Eagles, Boob Lady (a.k.a. Katy Perry), Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat, Arch Enemy, etc., all coming to Grand Rapids!

However, there are a few bands that I wish would make an appearance here

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Otherwise Reveals Fall 2014 Tour Dates With Like a Storm, Islander

Otherwise have announced a fall 2014 headlining tour with Like a Storm and Islander providing support.

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Godsmack Performs At The Pearl At Palms Casino Resort
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Godsmack’s ”1000HP’ Behind the Scenes Part 3′ [Video]

The new Godsmack album, "1000HP" is almost out! The band's first in four years, the guys are coming back strong with this one.

Every week leading up to the album release, the band is also releasing these cool videos from the writing and recording of the new album.  

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