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Motley Crue Drummer Tommy Lee’s Solos History: 30 Years of Insane Stunts [Video]

Nobody in rock history has done more to expand the concept of what a drum solo can look and sound like than Motley Crue's Tommy Lee. Here's video proof.

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#RIPMotleyCrue: Grand Rapids Concert Pics, Tweets for Motley Crue’s Final Tour Kickoff!

Mötley Crüe is kicking off The Final Tour TONIGHT with Alice Cooper at Van Andel Arena!

Share your pics from The Crue's concert with 97.9 WGRD.

Just use the hashtag #RIPMotleyCrue to get your photos in our 97.9 'GRD Rocks gallery!

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Country Star Justin Moore Rocks with Motley Crue’s Vince Neil in ‘Home Sweet Home’ Clip [Video]

Country star Justin Moore teams up with Vince Neil in the 'Home Sweet Home' video from the upcoming 'Nashville Outlaws' Motley Crue tribute album.

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Get Cued Up for Motley Crue Tonight at Van Andel Arena!

You know all about these guys, right? Mötley Crüe.

The Los Angeles heavy metal band was founded in 1981 by bass guitarist Nikki Sixx and drummer Tommy Lee, and were later joined by lead guitarist Mick Mars and lead singer Vince Neil.

Tonight, The Crüe opens its The Final Tour -- its farewell tour -- with Alice Cooper at Van Andel Arena, The Van!

Here's some Mötley music and highlights to get you cued -- or crued -- up. All bad things must come to an end.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Dolly Parton Plays ‘Benny Hill’ Theme On the Sax [Video]

We have stated numerous times on the air that "The Benny Hill Show" theme song makes everything better.

Seriously. Just give it a shot.

Take any video you find online, turn down the sound and turn up the "Benny Hill" theme. See? Hilarious!

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Floyd Mayweather, Jr., Joins Bon Jovi, Bruce Springsteen On Forbes’ Celebrity 100

Grand Rapids native and boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr., hit the top 10 and the music group Bon Jovi continues to have star power in the latest Forbes Celebrity 100 list.

The rundown reflects celebrities' power and influence based on media exposure, marketability, and career earnings over the past 12 months. 

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Shaun Morgan, Dale Stewart, and John Humphrey comprise the hard rock band Seether, which has a new album, "Isolate and Medicate," out today. (Photo courtesy Seether)
Shaun Morgan, Dale Stewart, and John Humphrey comprise the hard rock band Seether, which has a new album, "Isolate and Medicate," out today. (Photo courtesy Seether)
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Seether Talks Music Room Construction, New Album and Band’s Status In South Africa [Audio]

This morning on "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Show," we talked to Shaun Morgan, Dale Stewart and John Humphrey of the band Seether.

The band's new album, "Isolate and Medicate," is available today on iTunes.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Robot Band Plays Motorhead’s ‘Ace Of Spaces’ [Video]

We are getting to a point where there's no need for true live music anymore!

We have seen videos of dead musicians performing in hologram form. Most recently, Michael Jackson "performed" at the Billboard Music Awards, despite being dead for five years.

And, now, why even have a band or musicians at all?

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97.9 WGRD’s July 2014 Top Songs Playlist

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Crobot’s Brandon Yeagley Discusses Self-Titled EP and Guitar-Heavy Sound

Crobot frontman Brandon Yeagley speaks with 'Loudwire Nights' host Full Metal Jackie about the band's self-titled EP, their guitar-heavy sound and more.

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Halestorm’s Lzzy Hale Cites Motorhead Influence on New Songs; Band Hits Fifth Third Ballpark Aug. 28 [Video]

Halestorm's Lzzy Hale opens up about the writing process for their new album and reveals a recent Motorhead-inspired writing frenzy.

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Have a Blast with Amway Family Fireworks on Fifth of July in Downtown Grand Rapids

The Amway Family Fireworks will light up the Grand Rapids skies on July 5 at Ah-Nab-Awen Park in downtown Grand Rapids in celebration of Independence Day.

The 2014 event marks the fourth year of Amway’s title sponsorship of the annual fireworks display.

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