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Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody" Is The Highest-Streamed Song of All Time

From the massive catalogue of music created throughout the 20th century, Universal Music Group (UMG) has announced that "Bohemian Rhapsody" by Queen is the highest-streamed song of all time. According to UMG, "Bohemian Rhapsody" has collected over 1.6 billion streams across all music streaming...
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Alice In Chains, Halestorm, Chris Cornell, Greta Van Fleet and More Rock & Metal Artists Receive 2019 Grammy Nominations

The Grammys are the biggest night in music of the entire year and even being nominated is its own reward in itself. And although the Grammys have time and time again dropped the ball when it comes to giving rock and metal the respect they deserve, this year's nominees for the rock and metal...
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P.O.D. Invades WAAF

It's always a pleasure when our friends from P.O.D. stop by the WAAF studio. Especially when they perform an acoustic set for us and all of our listeners! Just listen to their acoustic version of their hit song "Youth of the Nation." Video of P.O.D. Performs "Youth of the Nation"...
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That Time Metallica Lost To Jethro Tull For 'Best Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Performance"

The Grammys are often a subject of ridicule for when fans feel that certain artists are unjustly named winners, losers or even nominated in certain categories. The 1989 Grammys are no exception. The '89 Grammys were the first year to include a new category: "Best Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Performance...
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14 Years Ago: Dimebag Darrell Was Murdered Onstage

December 8th, 2004 will be a day that left the rock and metal worlds shaken. Ironically the same day of John Lennon 's assassination, fans around the world had to mourn the loss of another rock icon, Dimebag Darrell , guitarist for Pantera . While performing onstage with his other band Damageplan...
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Buzzcocks Vocalist Pete Shelley Dies at 63

The rock world bids farewell to another one of its greats as Pete Shelley, lead vocalist for the punk rock outfit The Buzzcocks, passes away at the age of 63. Though no official cause of death has been revealed, many believe that Shelley had died due to a heart attack. The band announced Shelley's...
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Have Yourself A Very Metal Christmas: Songs To Rock The Holidays - Part 1

Every December everyone gets into the Christmas spirit. The Christmas lights go up in the front yard, the malls are packed shoulder-to-shoulder with anxious shoppers, and we go around town singing Christmas carols. But we've all heard the standard catalogue of Christmas songs before. So instead of...
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"Don't Fear The Dark" Teaches Children The Kick-Ass History of Rock & Metal

If you are looking for a Christmas present for a kid that doesn't involved so many complicated toys and gadgets, then we may just have found the perfect stocking stuffer for you! A mixture of Dr. Seuss and Ozzy Osbourne, Don't Fear The Dark is children's book meant for the little rockers in your...
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'Bohemian Rhapsody' & Rami Malek Score Golden Globe Nominations

With award season beginning to ignite, the Golden Globes have announced all of the nominees in film and television for the 2019 awards ceremony. And it's no surprise that the Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody scored high as one of this year's top contenders. Bohemian Rhapsody received a nomination for...
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A Biopic About Journey's Arnel Pineda Is In The Works

In the ongoing run of rockstar biopics hitting Hollywood, Journey vocalist Arnel Pineda will be the latest artist to have a film be made about his life. According to Deadline , Crazy Rich Asians director Jon M. Chu has been attached to direct the film and Marty Bowen of Temple Hill will serve its...
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