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Do You Do Any of These Top 10 Most Annoying Airplane Behaviors?

There are many stressful parts about flying. Are you going to miss your connection? What if your flight gets delayed and you’re forced to kill four hours in the airport? But beyond just the usual stressors associated with air travel, sometimes you’ve got to deal with inconsiderate passengers who can make your trip even more…

ICYMI: Jerry Seinfeld is Coming to Netflix

Popular comedian Jerry Seinfeld has just inked a production deal with Netflix that will allow fans to see even more of his projects via the streaming site, including his “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” series which has included Java-sipping guests on the show like Larry David, Mel Brooks, Chris Rock, Tina Fey, and even President Barack…

Alter Bridge!!

You still have a chance to win tickets to Alter bridge this Tuesday at the Royal Oak Music Theater!! Keep it locked on the Riff for your chance to win, Also if you win you will score passes to check out the bands soundcheck before the show!! Get all the details HERE!!    

Chad Smith On His New Hosting Gig

Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith comes to TV tonight (January 20) as the host of Great Performances: Landmarks Live In Concert, a new PBS music and travel series that features artists performing in locales that have meaning for them. 

Kid Rock To Rock The LCA

In a surprise announcement this morning, the 'son of Detroit' told reporters and workers at the new Little Caesars Arena that he would play 4 shows in September. The dates are September  12, 13, 15 and 16 with tickets going on sale next Friday, January 27th. Tickets will cost you  $20, $35, $55 and $75.…

A Woman Got Hit by a School Bus and Survived

A 43-year-old woman in Brooklyn was crossing the street last Friday when she got hit by a SCHOOL BUS. It was a short bus, not a full-sized one.  She was trying to run across the street while it was turning, and got clotheslined by one of the side mirrors. There's security footage where it looks…

PLAYLIST: Korn Covers

Korn frontman Jonathan Davis celebrates his 46th birthday today.  The nu metal giants have released 12 studio albums spanning over two decades, but they also might be responsible for some of the best (and most underrated) covers in rock.

First Induction Class Heading Into Hall Of Heavy Metal History

The Hall of Heavy Metal History opens its doors tonight (January 18) in Los Angeles with its first inductees -- a list that includes Ronnie James Dio, Lemmy Killmister, Scorpions,  guitarists Randy Rhoads (Ozzy Osbourne, Quiet Riot) and Ross "The Boss" Friedman (Manowar), bassist Rudy Sarzo (Quiet Riot, Osbourne, Whitesnake) and drummers Vinnie Appice (Black…

Sabbath Releasing ‘The Ultimate Collection’ February 2

As Black Sabbath nears the end of its The End farewell tour, the group has announced a February 2 released ate for The Ultimate Collection, a two-disc (four vinyl LPs), 31-song set spanning the Ozzy Osbourne-fronted portion of the group's career, from its 1970 debut right up to 2013's 13.