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Coldplay’s Chris Martin Joins Kings of Leon for Performance

Coldplay headlined Radio One's One Big Weekend festival the night before, and Martin stuck around long enough to make one more appearance.

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The Black Keys and the Myth of the Modern Rock Star

The Black Keys have secured their place in rock 'n' roll history ... or have they?

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Hottest Rockstar Wives: Iman, Penny Lancaster-Stewart and Shannon Tweed

Recently we took a look at the hottest rockstar daughters out there (hello, Minka Kelly!). Now it's time to appreciate the wives who brought them into this world.

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Dave Grohl Admits Foo Fighters’ Album Takes Some Chances

Two weeks after word got out that the next Foo Fighters' album will be recorded in a bunch of different cities in a bunch of different studios, Dave Grohl is now talking about his ambitious plan.

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Verve’s Old Guitarist,Nick McCabe, Selling His Band Stuff Online [Video]

Psst ... Wanna own some of the instruments used in the making of the Verve's classic 1997 song 'Bittersweet Symphony'?

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Three Guys Have Impromptu Jam Session [Video]

If you're like most people, you probably don't give a second look when you encounter a street musician.

Perhaps you'd drop a buck or two in their hat or guitar case, at most.

But trust us, you'd stop to watch these guys.

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Painting Mark Tremonti’s New Guitar – Making “Joe” [Video]

This past weekend, WGRD got to go backstage and talk with the members of Alter Bridge, and while we were there, we got to meet Mark's newest guitar, "Joe".  The guitar is beautiful, and he'd just gotten it that day, the day of Alter Bridge's show at Rock on the Range 2014.

The artist who created the paintjob is named Joe Fenton, and he released a video that shows the process of painting Mark's new guitar!

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Pop Evil with DMC in ‘Trenches’ Remix [Video]

Check out our exclusive video premiere of Pop Evil's 'Trenches' remix featuring Darryl 'DMC' McDaniels.

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Pop Evil’s Drummer Chachi Keeps Fit for Shows with Crossfit [Video]

How does Chachi keep in shape for the energy of Pop Evil's live shows?

He rips it up with Crossfit!  

Check out this video on the drummer goes through his routine for keeping in shape with Crossfit.  He's lifting weights, climbing ropes, lifting huge tires and burpees.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Girls Crash Trying to Take Selfie While Driving [Video]

Remember everyone: Don't drink, text or take a video of you singing while driving.

And refrain from posting it on the the Internet because you'll just look like an idiot.

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Pop Evil’s ‘Flawed’ Live at Rock on the Range 2014 [Video]

Grand Rapids' own, Pop Evil, hit the main stage this year at Rock on the Range!  

The sold-out show packed Crew Stadium as our local boys took the stage with a ferocious performance of their Michigan rock!

Walking around that day, getting ready for the Pop Evil show, I heard a lot of people talking about the bands they wanted to see, and our Pop Evil was one of the bands I heard mentioned A LOT!

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We As Human’s ‘Dead Man’ Live at Rock on the Range 2014 [Video]

We As Human is a great band from Nashville, and they rocked the Ernie Ball stage at Rock on the Range 2014 on Saturday, May 17th!  

The guys should be familiar to 'GRD listeners, as we had them in the studio for an acoustic performance the day they opened for Skillet here in Grand Rapids in March.  

Great guys, fantastic band!

Check out the band kicking off their set at Rock on the Range with their song, "Dead Man" from their new album We As Human.

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