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97.9 WGRD’s May 2015 Playlist [Video]

Foo Fighters' "Congregation"

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Grand Rapids Stays in the Running as Possible Stop on Five Finger Death Punch + Papa Roach Fall Tour– Cast Your Vote!

We're getting closer to bringing Papa Roach, Five Finger Death Punch, In This Moment and From Ashes to New to GR!

Recently the bands announced an upcoming fall tour-- with all the stops determined by fans! Each week, the top voted cities move on the next round.

Grand Rapids has made it to Round Two!

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Stone Sour Release Covers EP Digitally, Announce Two More Covers Collections on the Way

Stone Sour‘s covers EP Meanwhile in Burbank... came out exclusively on vinyl on Record Store Day.

The five-song EP featuring covers of Black Sabbath, Metallica, Kiss, Judas Priest, and Alice in Chains songs will be released digitally via iTunes on April 28.

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Kurt Cobain + Courtney Love Mock Angry Letter in 1992 Home Video

In the clip, Love reads aloud an angry letter a fan wrote in response to the cover of the April 1992 issue of Sassy, on which the two affectionately appear.

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2014 10th Annual MusiCares MAP Fund Benefit Concert - Arrivals
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Corey Taylor of Slipknot Talks Music, Acting, Touring and More With Johnnie and Ned

It's always a good day when you get the chance to talk with Corey Taylor from Slipknot and Stone Sour. The guy is always so busy with so many different things, the only problem is being able to talk about all of them in a short amount of time!

Corey called to talk about his new Slipknot single, 'KillPop', the latest Stone Sour covers EPs the band is finishing up, his work in Clown's first movie, working with Robert England in 'Fear Clinic', and more!

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Kid Rock Adds More Hometown Shows at DTE Energy Music Theatre, Breaks Venue Record

Earlier this year, Kid Rock announced he was bringing back $20 concert tickets on his First Kiss: Cheap Date Summer Tour.

The tour included several shows at DTE Energy Music Theatre in Clarkston, near his hometown of Detroit.

Kid Rock has just added more dates at DTE!

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DJ Ashba Says Guns N’ Roses is on Hiatus

Despite hopeful talk of Guns N' Roses returning to the road soon, guitarist DJ Ashba confirms the band is on hiatus, according to VH1

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How to Headbang: 10 Ways to Work Your Hair in the Pit [Video]

If you've been wanting to learn how to headbang but have just been waiting for the perfect instructional video, wait no more.

Dissimulator vocalist Jared Dines, famous for his viral videos like Things Beginner Guitarists Say and Things Vocalists Say in the Studio, is back with a new video called 10 Ways to Headbang for Beginners

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Lansing Band Upon Wings Releases Video for ‘You Are My Weapon’

Lansing, MI band Upon Wings has released an EP called 'Afterlife', that also features vocals from Dark New Day's Brett Hestla. If you haven't heard this local band, check them out. Led by Anne Erickson, the band channels a lot of influences from Nightwish, After Forever, Delain, The Gathering, and more.

The band just finished and released a video for the song 'You Are My Weapon' from the EP, check it out above.

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Laugh at Sebastian Bach Falling Down On Stage [Video]

It's always fun to watch someone else fall down, when you know they're okay. You know how it goes...BOOM, CRASH...moment's hesitation while you check to make sure they're not dead or seriously injured...HYSTERICAL LAUGHTER!

It's even more fun to watch someone who's working hard to be super cool wipe out. It happens to us all, but it's still fun, and at least Sebastian Bach took it well, and made fun of himself. Check out the video of him falling on stage in Beverly Hills at his show.

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Pop Evil at Rock on the Range 2014
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Pop Evil Release the First Official Episode of the Making of PEIV [Video]

Pop Evil moved their recording operation for the next album out to Seattle, to shake things up a bit, and create something new and exciting for us! We've had some special Grand Rapids messages from the guys in the studio, and as the time draws closer to the new album coming out, the band has got the first episode of the official making of the new album out!

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Five Finger Death Punch and Papa Roach Announce Co-Headlining Tour– Cast Your Vote to Get Them to Play Grand Rapids!

Five Finger Death Punch and Papa Roach have announced a co- headlining tour this coming fall!

But, instead of the bands setting the destinations, fans get to decide!

Want FFDP and Papa Roach to come to GR? Cast your vote!

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