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Dudes I Always Seem to Run Into at Metal Shows [List]

I have seen well over 200 concerts, which means I have most likely seen every kind of fan out there.

Arena shows, club shows, outdoor shows, basement shows. etc. I have seen them all! Because I have attended so many shows, I have begun to see similar fans at every show.

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Register to Win Tickets to Testament and Exodus at The Intersection! [Video]

Legendary thrash metal groups Testament & Exodus will be coming to The Intersection on Monday, April 13!

How about a free pair of tickets?

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Metalocalype Will Not Return for a 5th Season [Video]

Pretty much the only reason that I do not have cable is because I can't afford the extra expense.

In reality though, the reason I don't have a cable or satellite provider is because I know there will not be a 5th season of Metalocalype.

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Get Your Psychostick: The Tube Today! [Video]

Humor-core group Psychostick is at it again.

Most bands sell t-shirts, CD's, thongs, bumper stickers, etc. While you can buy this fine Psychostick merchandise, you can now buy a limited edition merchandise item starting today.

Psychostick: The Tube.

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10-Foot-Tall Metal Rooster Stolen From Georgia Shop [Video]

A 10-foot-tall metal rooster sculpture has been stolen from in front of a vintage shop in Athens, Ga.

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97.9 WGRD’s April 2015 Playlist [Video]

The Pretty Reckless' 'Follow Me Down'

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One Year Ago, Dave Brockie of GWAR Passed Away [Video]

I can't believe that it has been one entire year since the leader of the Scum Dogs of GWAR passed away.

Dave was one very unique soul who really didn't two craps of what people thought of him, and that's what I respected about him.

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Humor-Cored Band Psychostick Parodies Kenny Loggins’ ‘Danger Zone’ [Video]

Psychostick could be considered one of the greatest bands of all time.

I'm actually a little suprised that they haven't performed a Gilda's LaughFest show. Maybe I can convince the group to perform next year!

Psychostick has released a new video for its latest song -- a metal cover of the Top Gun movie theme song, "Danger Zone." Don't deny it; you know the Kenny Loggins song.

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Mushroomhead, Avatar Book May 17 Date at The Intersection [Video]

Another concert is coming this way to Grand Rapids!

If you thought may was done with concerts, you thought wrong. Another rockin' concert is coming this way of Grand Rapids at The Intersection.

Mushroomhead & Avatar will bring the metal to The Intersection on May 17!

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System of a Down Books Date at DTE Energy Music Theatre in June!

We've all been wondering what System of a Down has been up to haven't we?

New album? Are they broken up? Who really knows!

Well, put some rumors to rest. System of a Down has booked one of two U.S. dates this year. One of them is in suburban Detroit!

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Megadeth In Concert - St Paul, MN
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Nick Menza Releasing Drumkit Video From His Megadeth Years [Video]

With rumors flying that Nick Menza has rejoined Megadeth for the upcoming recording that should begin March 17th, Nick is fueling the excitement for Megadeth again by releasing some cool behind the kit footage from his time in Megadeth.

Check out these short videos from Nick's upcoming 'Decade With Deth', which is his first ever instruction DVD.

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Top 10 Decade Defining Hard Rock, Heavy Metal Songs of 2000s, According to Watch Mojo [Video]

There are some songs on this list that I agree with and some that I do not, but it was a nice trip down memory lane. However, many of these songs we still play quite frequently on 97.9 WGRD!

Do you agree with this list?

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