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P.O.D. Planning Acoustic Album

P.O.D. are planning to deliver their first acoustic album this fall with help from a PledgeMusic campaign.

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Slipknot Announces 2014 U.S. Knotfest Featuring Danzig, Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat and More

Slipknot have just announced that they're bringing Knotfest back to the States for an extravaganza set to take place Oct. 24-26 in San Bernardino, Calif.

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Watch Live Coverage of Pokemon National Championships Here

Check out this live broadcast of the top Pokemon video game and trading card players in the United States contending to see who is the very best, like no one ever was.

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Faith No More Plays Two New Songs in Concert

It's been 17 years since Faith No More released an album.

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Black Sabbath Play Final Scheduled 2014 Show as Tony Iommi Vows Band Will Tour Again

Black Sabbath played their final scheduled show of 2014, which was rumored to be their last ever gig, but Tony Iommi has vowed the band will tour again.

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Amway Family Fireworks Primer [Sponsored]

The Amway Family Fireworks are today at Ah-Nab-Awen Park next to Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum and the Grand Rapids Public Museum along the Grand River in downtown Grand Rapids.

Activities, including music, entertainment, food, family-friendly fun and more, run from 2 p.m. until 11 p.m., with the fireworks going off at 10:30 p.m.

Here's a primer to help you attend and enjoy the Fifth of July event, with the title sponsor being Ada-based Amway. See you there.

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Dave Grohl Says Foo Fighters TV Show Is ‘Complicated Process’

Dave Grohl said that the making of the Foo Fighters' upcoming TV show and album was a “complicated process” as they toured across America, recording and finding inspiration along the way.

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Kiss Paul Stanley: Peter Criss and Ace Frehley Wanted ‘Equal Say’ Without Doing ‘Equal Work’

KISS frontman Paul Stanley has once again called out the work ethic of former members Peter Criss and Ace Frehley.

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Arthur Rozzi Pyrotechnics Display with Grand Rapids Crew Illuminates Amway Family Fireworks [Video]

The 20-minute Amway Family Fireworks display scheduled to illuminate the downtown Grand Rapids skies on Saturday night is an event months in the making designed by a family business with fourth-generation roots in such efforts.

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Motorhead Fan Left With Blood Clot on Brain After Aggressive Headbanging

Talk about metal! A German man was left bleeding from the brain after headbanging too hard at a Motorhead show, according to specialists who treated the fan.

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Tourism Down As Cairo Struggles After Months Of Violence
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How Did the Egyptians Move Those Massive Stones to Build Pyramids?

It turns out that the ancient Egyptians were a lot smarter than the people currently studying them!

For years, Egyptologists have been looking at pictograms and interpreting them however they want, usually giving some kind of religious meaning.  Everything seemed to be some crazy religious purification ritual or something.

In reality...not so much.

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Motley Crue opened The Final Four on Wednesday night , rocking out at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids. (Photo: Mike Nedwick/98.7 WFGR)
Motley Crue opened The Final Four on Wednesday night , rocking out at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids. (Photo: Mike Nedwick/98.7 WFGR)
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Motley Crue Debuts ‘All Bad Things’ in Grand Rapids Performance [Video]

By Matthew Wilkening | Ultimate Classic Rock

Mötley Crüe premiered a new song titled "All Bad Things" on Wednesday night during the opening show of its farewell run The Final Tour in Grand Rapids.

Obviously, the recording of the song played at Van Andel Arena isn’t a band-endorsed, audiophile-quality recording. However, even in such rough form there’s enough to make us very curious to hear the studio version of this track.

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