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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Ace Frehley Talks Twitter, Robin Williams, Panty-Dropping Songs [Audio]

This morning, we talked to Ace Frehley, the former lead guitarist and founding member of the band Kiss.

Ace was on to promote his new album, "Space Invader," which is available now.

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Bret Michaels To Hold First Ever ‘Life Rocks’ Motivational Seminar [Video]

Bret Michaels: rocker, reality TV star, and now-- motivational speaker.  

When I first heard this I thought, hmmm, is he going to give advice on hair extensions? How to bang skanks on a bus?

It turns out Michaels does actually have a real charity that helps people called Life Rocks.

On Sept. 24 at Hard Rock in Orlando, he's holding the first interactive Life Rocks Seminar: "Life Lessons, Let's Talk".

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The Black Lips Crash Gene Simmons Interview, Call for Kiss Army Surrender

Kiss bassist Gene Simmons isn't exactly renowned for his sense of humor, but that didn't stop the Black Lips from antagonizing him during a recent interview.

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Foo Fighters Reveal Details of New Album, ‘Sonic Highways’

After a week of teasing, teasing and more teasing, the Foo Fighters have finally revealed details of their upcoming eighth album.

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Morrissey Dropped by His Record Company

Days after Morrissey delivered another one of his online rants, this one about how much his record company sucks, the singer now claims that the label has dropped him.

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Courtney Love Blew Through $27 Million of ‘Nirvana Money’ After Kurt Cobain Died

When you think of responsible financial decision-making, Courtney Love definitely shouldn't come to mind -- but this is a little staggering even for her.

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Morrissey Says It’s Pointless to Criticize His Autobiography

As we all know by now, Morrissey is nearly unparalleled in the world of music (and maybe the world in general) when it comes to giving criticism to others.

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Foo Fighters to Reveal ‘Big News’ on Monday

You know you've achieved a certain level of fame when the mere hint that you'll announce news in a few days is news in and of itself.

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Metallica’s Early Producer Talks About Making Ride the Lightning

Arguably, some of Metallica's best albums ever were produced by Flemming Rasmussen in Denmark.  Ride the Lightning and Master of Puppets.

Now, for the 30th anniversary of Ride the Lightning, Flemming talks about the recording of the album, and called it "almost effortless".

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WGRD Exclusive – The First Acoustic Performances Ever of New Rock [Video]

Nothing More is on the road with Sleepwave right now, and they blasted into Grand Rapids yesterday for a show at The Stache that was fantastic.  Check out some video proof here.

Before the show, the guys in Sleepwave, Spencer and Steve, came to the WGRD studios to talk about the new band, their upcoming album, the tour...and to play some songs acoustically for the first time ever!

We have the exclusive acoustic versions of these songs, from the new Sleepwave album, Broken Compass, which doesn't even come out until September 12th.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Music Friday Songs for August 8

Each Friday, “The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show” replaces its regular “back-with” music with songs from our own music collections.

They can be anything, from corny mash-ups, rock, country, mid-Michigan '70s butt rock or anything in between.

Here’s the list of Music Friday songs from today:

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Listen to Eight Seconds From the New Foo Fighters Album

After dropping clues to an online scavenger hunt of sorts that led to a photo that may or may not be the cover of their new album, the Foo Fighters are teasing fans with a taste of their upcoming record.

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