Contact Us
rock

rock

Daron Malakian
Kevin Winter, Getty Images
[

System of a Down Hits DTE Energy Music Theatre Tomorrow Night [Video]

If you feel like makin' the trek to the east side of the state tomorrow night, you may be able to catch a band that doesn't head out on a lot of tours lately, if at all.

At this time, there are only 2 U.S. dates, so see them when you can!

Tomorrow for example.

Read More

Metalhead Ned/WGRD
Metalhead Ned/WGRD
[

Lead Singer of Cavo Just Hanging Out at Rock on the Range!

Last year when I was working as a 'media mogul' at Rock on the Range, the lead singer of Cavo Casey Walker was not performing, but working the Media Check in Booth!

Read More

Crowd
(Johnnie Walker/WGRD)
[

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.

Read More

RS2432_94130125-630x4191
[

Music Friday Songs for April 10

Each Friday, “The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show” replaces its regular “back-with” music with songs from our own music collections.

They can be anything, from corny mash-ups, rock, country and mid-Michigan '70s butt rock to anything in between.

Here’s the list of Music Friday songs from today's show.

Read More

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

97.9 WGRD’s April 2015 Playlist [Video]

The Pretty Reckless' 'Follow Me Down'

Korn In Concert
(Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images,)
[

Andy Rehfeldt Strikes Again with Korn’s ‘Falling Away From Me’ Smooth Jazz Version [Video]

One of the best YouTube creators around is this loony guy named Andy Rehfeldt. He's a composer for TV and commercials and such, but loves to create amazing new versions of songs to entertain people on the internet.

His latest is this amazing smooth jazz version of Korn performing 'Falling Away From Me'.

Read More

Category: Humor, Music, Videos Tags: , , , ,
UK Hit By Heavy Snow Fall
What are you dumb-asses doing out here? Don't you know it's freaking COLD? (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
[

UK Metal Band TesseracT Is First Group to Play on Stage Made of Ice [Video]

Surely you've heard of the hotel built entirely of ice? Did you know that there's also a village created every year entirely out of ice, too?

In Kittila, Lapland, the village is called Snow Village (of course it is), and features a chapel, theater, hotel, ice restaurant and ice cocktail bar.

This year, it also featured the world's first stage built entirely of ice and snow, thanks to Jagermeister!

Read More

Three Days Grace Human
Credit: RCA
[

Register to Win a Digital Download of Three Days Grace’s New Album ‘Human’ [Video]

The new Three Days Grace album is one of the most anticipated albums to be released this year.

It will be the first album featuring new vocalist Matt Walst! The new album is set to release Tuesday March 31. However at WGRD, we have advance copies for you to win!

Read More

Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images
Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images
[

Zayn Malik Is Leaving One Direction; Fans Are Losing Their Minds [Video]

Zayn Malik apparently wants to take his life in a different direction.

He has decided to leave the five-man pop music group One Direction for good after five years.

Read More

Upon Wings - You Are My Weapon
Upon Wings - You Are My Weapon (single artwork)
[

Michigan’s Own Upon Wings Unveils New Song ‘You Are My Weapon’ [Video]

Upon Wings is a great Lansing-based band, and has a new EP and single out for us all to enjoy. Anne Autumn Erickson is a classically-trained vocalist, and frontwoman for the band, and if you like bands like Nightwish, The Gathering, Epica, and other gothic bands, you'll really enjoy Upon Wings!

Read More

Megadeth In Concert - St Paul, MN
(Photo by Ben Garvin/Getty Images)
[

Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine Focus of VH1′s ‘Rock Icon’ Show [Video]

VH1 does some cool documentary stuff that's actually music-focused, not like that MTV reality show crap.

They've got a show called Rock Icons, and they dig deep into different musicians to give more insight into their lives.

The recent episode focused on the mighty Dave Mustaine, founder of Megadeth!

Read More

Category: Music, Music News, Videos Tags: , , ,
Twisted Sister In Concert At The Hard Rock
(Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
[

Twister Sister and Adrenaline Mob Drummer A.J. Pero Died Today on Tour

Twisted Sister/Adrenaline Mob drummer A.J. Pero passed away this morning, in his bunk on the Adrenaline Mob tour bus.

Twisted Sister has always been one of those bands that you love, but sometimes forget about. Not because they're easy to forget, but because they haven't released anything new in a while. But a great band, with amazing songs.

When I first started listening to them, A.J. Pero was the monster behind the drum kit, and was the guy everyone saw playing that memorable drum intro for 'We're Not Gonna Take It' from Stay Hungry, one of the best songs and videos from the 80s.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wgrd.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Sign up for Freeloaders quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Freeloaders contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.