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Mushroomhead Returns to The Intersection TONIGHT!

Looking for something to do tonight? Don't worry, WGRD and The Intersection have you covered when it comes to your 'Christmas Massacre!'

Mushroomhead returns to The Intersection tonight!

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Trans-Siberian Orchestra
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See Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Savatage at Wacken in Germany in August 2015! [Video]

TODAY is the last day to enter this awesome 97.9 WGRD contest for a trip for four in August 2015 to Wacken Open Air Festival in Germany to see Trans-Siberian Orchestra and Savatage rock!

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Barney Greenway of Napalm Death Joins Full Metal Jackie This Sunday Night!

Don't miss Full Metal Jackie this Sunday night! She will be joined by the one and only Barney Greenway of Napalm Death!

Sunday night at 10pm on 97.9 WGRD! \m/

Mushroomhead
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Mushroomhead Returns to The Intersection Next Sunday!

The year of 2014 is going out with a bang at The Intersection! This band was really busy during the year of 2014, and how could you celebrate the holiday season with one of the most metal and entertaining groups to hit the stage?

Mushroomhead returns to The Intersection on Dec. 21st!

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Apocalyptica
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Apocalyptica to Rock the Intersection on April 22nd!

One of the coolest bands that you need to check out it Apocalyptica, never heard of them? Well that's a shame!

Combining classic instruments and heavy metal guitar, you have a match made in heaven, and THAT is Apocalyptica!

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UK: Download Festival 2004 - Day One
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Metal Being Blamed for Another Suicide – People Are Dumb

A guy hanged himself in the woods recently, and guess who's fault it is?

Slipknot's, apparently!

Why can't the media stop tying every suicide or murder to heavy music?  If he'd had Justin Bieber playing n his iPod, no one would have said a word about what he had been listening to.  But because it was metal, then the music must have had something to do with it!

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97.9 WGRD’s December 2014 Playlist [Video]

Metalhead Ned/97.9 WGRD
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GWAR Destroyed The Intersection Last Night! [Gallery]

If there is one thing you should do before you die, it's go see GWAR live in concert. I have seen these guys about 3 times now and I absolutely love them. It's a show that I think everyone should just experience. Get right up front, get covered in blood and just rock out! If you were there last night, you had a blast!

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Arch Enemy Rocked The Intersection Last Night! [Video]

Regardless of the crappy weather, metalheads did their best to flock to The Intersection to see a rare appearance from a band who doesn't make it stateside very often.

Arch Enemy ROCKED the Intersection last night!

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Donald Tardy of Obituary Joins Full Metal Jackie This Sunday!

Don't miss Full Metal Jackie this Sunday night at 10pm! Why? She will be joined by Donald Tardy of Obituary!

More metal for your f***in' eardrums! 10pm on 97.9 WGRD!

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Gus G. Joins Full Metal Jackie This Sunday Night!

Join Full Metal Jackie this Sunday night as she will be joined by guitarist Gus G!

Bring the metal every Sunday night at 10pm on 97.9 WGRD!

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Watch Metallica’s Entire Blizzcon 2014 Performance Here

On Saturday, Metallica hit Blizzcon, to bring a little metal to the gaming convention to go with all the swords, monsters, and new game announcements.

There was a new FPS, "Overwatch" announced at the event, and then Metallica played a great set that included "Hit the Lights", "Master of Puppets", "Cyanide", "Creeping Death", and "Battery"!

Check out the pro-shot footage from the show, and crank up the concert in your office...or at home...wherever.

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