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Marky Ramone Discusses Vinyl, U2’s Single, ‘The Miracle (Of Joey Ramone)’

While chatting with Marky Ramone about his new memoir, 'Punk Rock Blitzkrieg: My Life as a Ramone,' we also talked to him about vinyl and U2.

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See Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Savatage at Wacken in Germany in August 2015! [Video]

TODAY is the last day to enter this awesome 97.9 WGRD contest for a trip for four in August 2015 to Wacken Open Air Festival in Germany to see Trans-Siberian Orchestra and Savatage rock!

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WGRD’s All Request New Year’s Eve Can Make You First Big Winner of 2015

97.9 GRD is ready to party with you for New Year’s Eve! Johnnie, Janna and Metalhead Ned are taking over with WGRD’s All Request New Year’s Eve, sponsored by Fox Nissan!

You pick the songs, and we’ll play them for your New Year’s Eve party -- from 7 p.m. until midnight!

At midnight, we'll bring in the new year with our low-budget ball drop.

Why low-budget? Because we’re spending all our money on the prizes!

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Watch Part 2 of Papa Roach Behind the Scenes for ‘Face Everything and Rise’ Video

A few weeks ago, Papa Roach released a behind the scenes look at the making of their video for "Face Everything and Rise".  Check that out here...it's an interesting look at the making of the video, where you see a bunch of what Jacoby did for the video, including directing!

Now, here's part 2 of the behind the scenes for the making of the video, including the concept of the "fear machine" and the apocalyptic environments.

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Top 5 Metal Albums of 2014 from VH1′s ‘That Metal Show’

That Metal Show, the self-proclaimed "Metal God's favorite show", airs Saturday nights at 11 on VH1 Classic.

The hosts  Eddie Trunk, Jim Florentine and Don Jamieson have each put together a list of their top 5 favorite metal albums of 2014.

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Billie Joe Armstrong Opens Up About Green Day’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction

In a new interview, Billie Joe Armstrong talks about what it means for him and the band to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year.

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Lou Reed, Sex Pistols, More to Be Inducted Into 2015 Grammy Hall of Fame

The Recording Academy has announced the new class of Grammy Hall of Fame inductees for 2015.

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Michigan State’s Tom Izzo Plays ‘Jingle Bells’ On Accordion [Video]

On his weekly radio show Monday night, Izzo busted out the squeezebox for a few holiday tunes, as has become tradition around this time of year. His players joined in on the chorus.

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Bob Dylan Plays Show For One Lucky Dude

During his 'Never Ending Tour,' folk legend Bob Dylan performed a concert at Philadelphia’s Academy of Music last month. Sounds normal, right?

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In 2014, Americans Bought Nearly Eight Million Vinyl Records

As the Wall Street Journal reported yesterday (Dec. 10), 2014 marked a massive year for vinyl records.

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Warren Haynes On New Gov’t Mule Live Releases, Life After the Allman Brothers

Warren Haynes is celebrating Gov't Mule's 20th anniversary the right way -- by putting out a bunch of great music.

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‘You’re a Mean One Mr. Grinch–The Metal Version

Dr. Seuss' 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas' might be my favorite Christmas tale from childhood. In fact, last year, while driving home for the holidays, I had a Christmas station playing. I'd been feeling a little cranky (a little grinch-like, if you will) and thought some Christmas tunes would put me in the holiday spirit. They didn't. Because most of them are total sh**. But. Then a magical thing happened. The audio version of 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas' came on. And I listened to the whole darn thing. All 22 minutes.  And I'm pretty sure my heart grew three sizes.

Anyway, 'You're a Mean One Mr. Grinch' is a classic Christmas song from the 1966 animated TV special. You may have heard it many times, many ways, but have you ever heard a metal version?

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