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Happy birthday, Matthew Stafford!

Today is Matthew Stafford's 28th birthday and we must admit, there's nothing better than having your birthday off from work! So sit back, relax & enjoy the day, buddy! The Detroit Lions posted up some really sweet Stafford action shots which you can view here. Happy birthday, Matthew from all of us here at 101…

February 7, 1980: Pink Floyd Begins ‘The Wall’ Tour

While Roger Waters successfully toured the iconic Pink Floyd ‘The Wall” album in 2010 and 2012, the original Wall tour was wrought with many challenges. February 7, 1980 marked the first night of Pink Floyd’s 31 date tour for ‘The Wall.’  The Los Angeles Memorial Sports Auditorium was the first stop of this larger than…

Go “High”-End For Bob Marley’s Birthday

The late Bob Marley would’ve turned 71 today (February 6th), and just as luck would have it, a new line of “high”-end (see what we did there?)  body care products and smoking accessories has recently hit the market.

Lamb of God and Anthrax rock Royal Oak Music Theatre

Lamb of God and Anthrax rocked Royal Oak Music Theatre (January 28, 2016). Special guests Power Trip and Deafheaven set the mood with some killer sets. Then Big4 thrashers Anthrax crushed it with a hit filled set including some new tracks ("Breathing Light and "Evil Twin") from their forthcoming album "For All Kings" due out…

VIDEO: DeLorean Releases New Ad

The DeLorean Motor Company didn't realize how excited everyone would get about such a small news story, but overnight, everyone heard the Back To The Future car was going to be back in production. 

STP Hosting Auditions For New Singer

With the passing of Scott Weiland and the departure of Chester Bennington, Stone Temple Pilots find themselves without a singer.  So, what’s a band to do?  Launch a massive search for their new voice.

Be A VIP With Me!

Want to be an Honorary VIP with me?! On Saturday February 27th you have the chance to hang out with me at Monster Jam and judge during the freestyle part of the show! We will get to judge the best wheelies, donuts, saves and so much more! You can attend the Pit Party to see…

‘How To Be A Man’ And Other Rock Books To Add To Your Reading List

Today (February 5th) is Duff McKagan’s birthday, and while his schedule will be dominated by the Guns N’ Roses reunion this year, fans shouldn’t forget about some of Duff’s side projects, like his latest book How To Be A Man: (and other illusions).  Of course, this got us thinking about all of the other awesome…

February 5th 2016 Dave & Chuck the Freak Podcast (Part Two)

Dave and Chuck talk about a woman who’s goats are being targeted by a sexual predator, ways to avoid prison sex when doing time, what people are doing on their phone when they use it in the bathroom, Dave’s reveals he has a fancy toothbrush, an old guy who died while having sex with a…
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Top 5 Nigel Tufnel Moments From 'This Is Spinal Tap'

Comedic genius Christopher Guest celebrates his 68th birthday today (February 5th.)  He’s written some of the most celebrated comedies of the past few decades (Waiting For Guffman, Best In Show, A Mighty Wind,) but his most iconic creation/role is Nigel Tufnel, lead guitarist of Spinal Tap from the 1984 classic This Is Spinal Tap.  In…

February 5th 2016 Dave & Chuck the Freak Podcast (Part One)

Dave and Chuck talk about a gas station clerk that foiled a robbery with a cup of coffee, prank callers that convinced employees of a fast food restaurant to smash out all the windows, a guy that applied for a job and attempted to steal a car in the parking lot when he left, another…
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Happy Birthday, Alice

I've always been a pretty big Alice Cooper fan. I love his theatrics and music. I'll never forget as a kid practically wearing out the part of the video where Alice had his head lopped off in the guillotine. I wanted to know how he did it. So I paused it so many times there…

Other Alice Cooper Stage Props We Want To Buy

The original guillotine used on Alice Cooper’s 1973 Billion Dollar Babies Tour will be hitting the auction block soon, and it got us thinking of other awesome props from the Godfather of Shock Rock that we’d like to own.  In honor of Alice’s birthday today (February 4th), here’s just a selection we’d like to add…

February 4th 2016 Dave & Chuck the Freak Podcast (Part Two)

Dave and Chuck talk about a man wanted by the police was last seen hiding underneath a construction barrel, a criminal with a CRAZY mugshot that had a 4 hour standoff with cops, a new site that combines porno and gambling, a guy who is sexually attracted to big tractors, a woman who claims a…
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Vote Kasich, Get A Pink Floyd Reunion?

Just when we think we've become immune to outlandish political campaign promises, someone delivers something that makes our jaws drop. This time it's Ohio Gov. and Republican Presidential hopeful John Kasich, who's on the verge of dropping out of the race if he doesn't have a good showing next week in New Hampshire.

February 4th 2016 Dave & Chuck the Freak Podcast (Part One)

Dave and Chuck talk about women calling phone sex hotlines, a city considering implementing a program that pays cash to criminals who stay out of trouble, statistics on people who have died taking selfies, new jeans for women called “Wedgie Fit,” two nerdy criminals arrested after they got in a fight over Star Wars, what…
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Christopher Walken Socks It To Boring In Kia Ad

Kia has called on the power of the Christopher Walken and a fancy, polka-dotted sock to drive home the message life shouldn't be boring in their new Super Bowl commercial. The ad spotlights the next generation Kia Optima and according to AdWeek, will run in the third quarter of the big game. Let's be honest.  We know…