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Iced Earth – Sabaton – ReVamp Kicked Ass at The Intersection on April 4th [Video/Photos]

This has been a great weekend of music so far in Grand Rapids!  Last night was the fantastic Wayland show, and I had an amazing time!

Friday night was another show I've been looking forward to for a while now, another chance to see Iced Earth!  Also on the bill, one of my favorite bands, Sabaton!  And opening the show, a great band called ReVamp.

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Iced Earth, Sabaton, and Revamp Perform TONIGHT at The Intersection!

Time for a METAL MASSACRE! Their may be a lot of great shows going on this weekend like Wayland and Acoustic Pop Evil, but don't forget that tonight is going to be a brutally metal show at The Intersection to start off the weekend, and that is with ICED EARTH!

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Slipknot In Concert - Sydney
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This is Why the News Media Totally Sucks at Their Job [Rant]

The Fort Hood shooting spree Wednesday was a terrible thing. It's always bad that these things happen. Our thoughts go out to all the families of those affected by this tragedy.

As if the incident wasn't bad enough, why does the news media add stupid crap in the following days. Like the latest news story from ABC News.

Their focus in the first half of the new story: That the shooter was a fan of Slipknot.

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Brutal Metal Guys With Cute Fluffy Cats

When you think metal, what do you think? Tall dudes wearing black, spikes, long hair, tons of tattoo's, and listening to bands like Goatwhore right? Now combine these brutal dudes with a cute fluffy cat.

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WGRD Playlist – April 2014 Top Songs

Check out the 40 songs in WGRD‘s rotation for the month of November

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(Photo by Jo Hale/Getty Images)
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Lemmy Kilmister (Motorhead) Joins Full Metal Jackie on Sunday!

Don't miss this weeks Full Metal Jackie show this Sunday as she is joined by the ALMIGHTY Lemmy Kilmister of Motorhead!

Jamey Jasta checks in for another JASTA WEEKLY PICK FROM THE PIT and a member of Dethklok will pick a tune for the DETHKLOK BRUTAL PICK OF THE WEEK

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Let Us Slay While Watching Some GWAR Vids! [Video]

The big news this week in the rock world is, of course, the passing of the great Dave "Oderus Urungus" Brockie of GWAR.

So, what better way to celebrate his great life than with some awesome GWAR videos?

If you have never seen any GWAR videos, take a look at some of the group's best.

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Metalhead Ned’s Tribute to Scumdog ‘Oderus Urungus’ [Video]

Today is a very sad day. I really am trying to come to terms with the news I heard when I turned on my phone and saw a Facebook message that readd, "I don't know if this is true, but check this out!"

I read the message and a terrible feeling came over me to find out that the leader of GWAR has passed on.

I have a unique history with this band.

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Let’s Watch Some Awesome Metal Video’s

For some reason, I really can't find to much to do today. I am only 26 years old and I can't find one damn thing to do! Better surf the internet and watch some metal videos and share them with you!

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Gary Holt (Exodus) Joins Full Metal Jackie on Sunday

Check out Full Metal Jackie this Sunday as she is joined by Gary Holt of Exodus!

Listen in for tunes from Demon Hunter, Animals as Leaders, Testament & MORE!

Starts at 10pm on 97.9 WGRD!

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(Photo: Rachel Vanstee Photography)
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Metalhead Ned’s Metal Minute-Wayne Static, Arch Enemy, and More

You may have heard my Metal Minute on air on internet streaming all around the nation, or maybe even on GRD. Well, if you missed it. Here is the recap!

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Sabaton at the Battle of San Bernardino (photo Johnnie Walker)
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Get Your Metal on at The Intersection on April 4 with Iced Earth, Sabaton and Revamp

There are a lot of great shows coming to the GR area, and one I'm really looking forward to is the Iced Earth show on April 4th!  They're going to wreck The Intersection with another one of my favorite bands, Sabaton!  And the Uber-gorgeous Floor Jansen is on the bill with her band Revamp, too, so this will be an amazing, not-to-miss show!

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