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Devin Townsend Joins Full Metal Jackie This Sunday Night!

Don't miss Full Metal Jackie this Sunday night at 10pm! She will be joined on air by Devin Townsend from The Devin Townsend Project!

More Metal! Sunday Night at 10pm on 97.9 WGRD!

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The Final Time I Saw Wayne Static Live [Video]

I can't believe the news that I got this weekend.

I was sitting at a Halloween party dressed as Alice Cooper just scrolling through my phone when I scrolled past a story that I never wanted to see" Static-X Frontman Wayne Static had passed away.

The air was taken from my lungs and I just kinda froze. I couldn't believe what I was reading after taking it in for a minute. I started to reminisce of past concerts and intro'ing him at Carnival of Chaos.

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97.9 WGRD’s November 2014 Top Songs Playlist [Video]

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Nekrogoblikon Is Going to Be Metalhead Ned’s Next Favorite Band Ever!

If you have ever heard one moment of Ned talking, you've probably heard about GWAR and Mushroomhead at least a few times in that moment.  He loves those two bands so much.

Just in time for Halloween, I think I've found another band that Ned can place into that same love-fest in his mind.

They're called Nekrogoblikon, and they're real goblins.  They're definitely not dudes in goblin costumes...that would be silly.

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Buzz & Trevor of Unearth Join Full Metal Jackie This Sunday!

Don't miss Full Metal Jackie Sunday nights at 10pm on WGRD! This week she'll be joined by Buzz & Trevor of Unearth!

Don't miss it! Sunday night at 10pm on 97.9 WGRD!

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What Do New GWAR Members Look Like Without Costumes?

Since the passing of the great Oderus Urungus (a.k.a. Dave Brockie), the greatness that is GWAR has added two new members to the band: Blothar and Vulvatron.

These two members, where did they come from? But more interestingly: What do they look like?

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Mastodon Rocks ‘The Motherload’ on ‘Late Night with David Letterman’ [Video]

Last night on "Late Night with David Letterman," Mastodon rocked 'The Motherload' Live on the CBS show!

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Slipknot In Concert - Sydney
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Go Deep Into the ‘Knot with Slipknot’s Video Autobiography

Slipknot's new album, .5 The Gray Chapter is out, and it's the first album without Paul Gray and Joey Jordison.  The guys had been leaking out song after song on the web, so people could check it all out before the album released, and now that the CD is out, you can get deeper into 20 years of the 'Knot.

The guys explain what Slipknot is to them, talk about the thinking behind the masks, the rise of the band, and all the dirt and slime that is the mighty Slipknot!

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Tomas Lindberg of At The Gates Joins Full Metal Jackie This Sunday Night!

Join Full Metal Jackie this Sunday night at 10pm as she will be joined by Tomas Lindberg of At The Gates!

Metal up your a** Sunday night at 10pm on 97.9 WGRD!

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Slipknot’s New Album ‘.5 The Gray Chapter’ In Stores Today!

Today is the day! Slipknot fans rejoice! The new album '.5 The Gray Chapter' is now in stores!

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Johan Hegg of Amon Amarth Joins Full Metal Jackie This Sunday!

Check out Full Metal Jackie this Sunday night as she will be joined by Johan Hegg of Amon Amarth!

Plus music from Huntress, Arch Enemy, Sepultura, and more! Sunday night on 97.9 WGRD!

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Battlecross Returns to The Stache on November 26! [Video]

This year is sure going to go out with a bang!

So many shows are coming to the Grand Rapids area, it's insanity; especially in November!

Another show just got announced and this is one of the more extreme bands I have seen!

Michigan natives Battlecross are returning to The Stache!

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