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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)
(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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Jeff Walker (Carcass) Joins Full Metal Jackie on Sunday!

Full Metal Jackie brings back the metal on Sunday and will be joined by Jeff Walker of Carcass!

Also music from Ghost, Down, Machinehead, and more!

Sunday at 10pm on 97.9 WGRD

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Anthrax’s Scott Ian Joins Full Metal Jackie Tonight

Check out Full Metal Jackie on Sunday as she is joined by Scott Ian of Anthrax!

Also on the show, another edition of JASTA’S WEEKLY PICK FROM THE PIT with Jamey Jasta. A member of Dethklok will check in for the De

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WGRD Playlist – March 2014 Top Songs

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

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Protest the Hero, Battlecross, The Safety Fire and More Will Destroy The Stache on March 3rd [Video]

Need a good metal show? The Stache inside The Intersection has that hookup for you. If you want to hear some brutally awesome metal, be sure to check out this show coming to the front lounge of The Intersection known as The Stache.

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Soilwork live…the kind of metal we're used to. (photo Johnnie Walker)
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The Japanese are Freaking Insane – Here’s Metal Proof! [Video]

The Japanese are a little different in some of the stuff they like.  There are some things that are just different from us loony Americans.

Here, kids watch cartoons, in Japan, the adults watch Anime.

Here, metal is angry and screamed by angry-looking dudes who are really pissed off about stuff.

In Japan, their metal can be seriously different.  I mean, SERIOUSLY DIFFERENT!

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I’m a Dog And I Like Socks, DON’T JUDGE ME! [Video]

I have been a fan of the humor-core band Psychostick for a few years now, and this video is kind of old, but that doesn't mean it still kicks ass. Of all the things you could write a song about, why not write a song about a Dog...that likes socks, and make it metal as 'eff?

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Meet Brazilian Thrash Metal Babes Nervosa – They’ll Kick Your Ass [Video]

When you think of Brazil and thrash metal, you immediately think of the mighty Sepultura, right?  Some of the genre's cornerstones were created by that band.  Beneath the Remains is classic; Arise, Chaos A.D. and Roots are all monster thrash albums!  Spend a few hours...days...years listening to these amazing albums.

But now, after today, when you think of Brazil and thrash metal, you'll think of Nervosa!

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