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Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters perform during the CalJam17

Watch Dave Grohl and His Daughter Play A Backyard Benefit For The Homeless

Dave Grohl is the kind of rock star that is able to melt thousands of faces at an arena Sunday night, and then wake up Monday morning in time to get the kids ready for school. After taking his daughter Violet on tour with him for the Foo Fighters' North American Concrete & Gold tour, it would...
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Judas Priest Launches Parkinson's Foundation In Honor Of Glenn Tipton

Judas Priest has announced the start of the "Glenn Tipton Parkinson's Foundation" which will raise funds for many Parkinson's-related charities in honor of guitarist Glenn Tipton, who had to step down from participating in the band's Firepower tour full-time due to his own battle with the disease...
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The Meaning of Memorial Day

How do you keep the memory of a loved one alive after they are gone? The Kelley family from Scituate MA has had to answer that very question. Sgt. Michael Kelley , was Killed In Action on June 8, 2005 in Afghanistan. In 2011, the Mass. Army National Guard dedicated a school in the mountains of...
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Metallica

Metallica & All Within My Hands Announce Day of Service

Metallica & All Within My Hands have named May 23 a “Day of Service.”
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Chris and Vicky Cornell

Vicky Cornell Appointed to NYSPCC’s Children Council

Vicky Cornell has been appointed to The New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children’s (NYSPCC) Children Council.
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Steven Tyler's Grammy Viewing Party Raises $2.4 Million For Sex Abuse Victims

If something positive came out of both the rock world and the 2018 Grammy Awards, it's the amount of money Aerosmith 's Steven Tyler managed to raise for Janie's Fund, a nonprofit organization started by Tyler to provide support and aid to young girls that have suffered at the hands of abuse and...
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Kid Rock Donates $50,000 To Michigan & Tenessee Food Banks

Kid Rock kicked 2018 off with an act of charity by donating $50,000 from the Kid Rock Foundation to The Second Harvest Food Banks of West Michigan and Middle Tennessee. "I think it is important to help others out, especially this time of year when it is cold and the holidays can be such a strain on...
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James Hetfield of Metallica

Metallica's James Hetfield Delivers Christmas Gifts To Police & Fire Departments

Metallica’s James Hetfield helped spread Christmas cheer to police and firefighters in his Colorado town. First responders in Vail received Starbucks gift cards courtesy of Metallica’s All Within My Hands charitable foundation, and they were hand-delivered by the band’s frontman. The organization...
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Help WAAF Fight Breast Cancer

Because October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we at WAAF and our listeners would like to do our part to help raise awareness and money to support those who have suffered or who are suffering from breast cancer. Below are just some of the ways you can help: Breastcancer.org - All information on...
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Good News: Steve Vai's Guitar 'Bo' Returned

Either it's a Christmas miracle, or just plain luck, but acclaimed guitar god Steve Vai 's stolen guitar 'Bo' which was stolen at a charity concert last week has been reunited with its owner. After Vai posted Bo's theft to Facebook, he also included photos detailing its specific characteristics,...
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