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Kyle Cox Shares Acoustic Cover of the White Stripes’ ‘Seven Nation Army’

Ready to hear 'Seven Nation Army' in a whole new light?

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Sunday Morning: 10 Albums Worth Looking Forward to In Early 2015

The presents have been unwrapped, the tinsel's been swept, and (hopefully most of) your post-holiday hangover has subsided.

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Halestorm Counting Down to New Album Annoucement

Halestorm has launched a countdown on its website to January 13. That's the date the band is expected to release details on the upcoming third album.

In an interview with Loudwire Night's Full Metal Jackie, front woman Lzzy Hale talked about the writing while on tour and the upcoming album.

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15 Albums You Won’t Believe Turn 20 In 2015

Nothing is capable of making you suddenly aware of your mortality more than the moment you realize the music of your youth is now classic rock.

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Johnnie Walker, Janna, and Metalhead Ned Ring in New Year! [Audio]

If you were listening to the WGRD All Request New Year's Eve Show, you would have heard some of us in our prime!

We had a good time and we hope you did, too!

While you were making out with someone or celebrating, we were singing that song that your supposed to sing on New Year's.

Give us a break, by the way. We're not the best singers.

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U2′s Bono Says He May Not Be Able to Play Guitar Again

U2’s Bono wrote a lengthy and forthright note on the band’s website, which he titled “A Little Book of a Big Year: Bono’s A to Z of 2014.”

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97.9 WGRD’s January 2015 Playlist [Video]

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Rolling Stone’s 50 Best Albums of 2014

The end of the year is a time to reflect on everything that happened in the past year: the best, the worst, the weirdest, the most controversial.

Essentially, it's list time.

And it's also time to have righteous arguments about lists you think totally suck or lists you think are spot on.

That being said, here are Rolling Stone's choices for the top 50 albums of 2014.

The magazine's No. 1 pick? U2's "Songs of Innocence".

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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!

Can't call? Easy, use #GRDNYE on Twitter to get your request to us too!

Every hour, we'll have a $25 UBER code to give away to make sure you can get home safe tonight from your partying!

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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Exclusive: Death From Above 1979′s Sebastien Grainger on the Duo’s Reunion

In this exclusive interview, Death From Above 1979's Sebastien Grainger opens up about the band's tumultuous times and wildly successful reunion.

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Deer Tick Covers The Beatles and Lou Reed [Video]

Deer Tick are bringing 2014 to a close with six 10th anniversary shows featuring covers of classic albums in full.

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How Much Music Would You Need to Sell to Make Minimum Wage as a Musician?

People immediately assume that musicians who release an album get rich quickly. Even if they're not a huge band or artist, people mistakenly believe that they are suddenly swimming in cash!

This is far from the case.

It's crazy how hard it is for an artist to make money from music sales. Especially with music streaming services, it can be ridiculously hard to make any money.

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