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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Madison Rising’s Lead Singer Talks About the Daytona Performance

Earlier in the week, "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show" posted the video of what the Internet community almost unanimously declared to be the worst version of "The Star-Spangled Banner" ever by the band Madison Rising before the start of the Nationwide race last Saturday in Daytona, Fla.

Billed by NASCAR as "America's most patriotic band", Madison Rising quickly became a household name as social media blew up, with most of the press being negative.

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Controversial Kurt Cobain Statue Goes Up in Nirvana Frontman’s Home Town of Aberdeen

Kurt Cobain would have turned 47 a few days ago, and on April 5th it will be twenty years since his suicide.  Nirvana gets inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on April 10th.  Big year for Nirvana fans, including those in his hometown of Aberdeen, since they got a statue of Kurt that looks like Jesus playing a guitar, and a mural is being worked on, too!

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KISS Won’t Perform at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Once Kiss were revealed as Class of 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees, the big question that arose was whether the band's original lineup would perform together at the ceremony. Now, to the disappointment of their fans, it's been announced that KISS won't perform in any form at the April 10 event in Brooklyn, N.Y.

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My Chemical Romance Unleashes ‘Fake Your Death’ from Greatest Hits Collection [Video]

More than a month ahead of the March 25 release of their greatest hits collection 'May Death Never Stop You,' the now defunct My Chemical Romance is unleashing the album's first single, 'Fake Your Death,' via iTunes this evening (Feb. 17).

The song can be heard in the trailer for the album release posted above.

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AC/DC Reveals Plans for New Album and Tour

For those about to rock, here's some big news: AC/DC have been relatively quiet these past couple of years, but it looks like 2014 is gonna be a big year for the legendary hard rock act. Singer Brian Johnson says the band plans to hit the studio this spring, as well as plan a new tour.

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Hellyeah Releasing New Album After Losing Two Members

 

Hellyeah have lost two members but will release a new studio album this year.

 

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The Pretty Reckless Release Vid for ‘Heaven Knows’ [Video]

The Pretty Reckless have just released a video for its song "Heaven Knows."

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Billy Ray Cyrus’ ‘Achy Breaky Heart’ Sequel is the Worst Thing Ever [Video]

While this may not be the worst song ever (yet), it is definitely the worst song of 2014 so far.

Billy Ray Cyrus, famous for being the father of Miley Cyrus and as the performer of the '90s song "Achy Breaky Heart," has decided to come out from obscurity and release a follow-up to his big hit.

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Bassist Dale Stewart Offers Update on Seether’s New Album [Video]

Seether is hitting the home stretch in recording its next album.

The band, which ended 2013 by releasing a career-spanning hits collection, has been hard at work on a new record while their compilation keeps them in the minds of fans.

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Kid Rock, Five Finger Death Punch and Many More at Rocklahoma 2014

The 8th annual Rocklahoma lineup has been announced for the festival taking place May 23rd, 24th and 25th in Pryor, Oklahoma.

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Happy Birthday Vince Neil

Today is Motley Crue frontman Vince Neil's 52nd birthday.

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Tim Lambesis’ Austrian Death Machine Finalizes Release for ‘Triple Brutal’ [Video]

The road to releasing a new album for Austrian Death Machine has been a little bumpier than what most acts endure. That’s due in part to the ongoing legal matters of frontman Tim Lambesis, who is awaiting trial on charges that he allegedly solicited a hitman to kill his estranged wife.

But despite the legal concerns, Lambesis' latest album with Austrian Death Machine will finally arrive this spring.

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