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States with the Most Street Racing

An open road is not a personal racetrack, but some seem to think differently. In these top ten states, road racing occurs at unprecedented rates. Rates of street racing are on the rise. Over the past year, the coronavirus pandemic provided the perfect opportunity for speed racing enthusiasts to spend time at home fixing up and modifying their cars, according to a 2021 report from Associated Press News. Paired with reduced traffic on public roads, street racing exploded across the nation. The same report found that street racing complaints in 2020 skyrocketed in multiple cities, with some police departments even experiencing five times the number of complaints compared to the same period in 2019.
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Cities with the Worst Drivers

Drivers in these twenty U.S. cities have racked up the most moving violations in the nation, earning them the title of America’s worst drivers in 2021. As cities reopen this year, many of us are eager to get “back to normal” after a year of uncertainty and isolation. A semblance of life outside of lockdown is taking shape as restaurants, bars, concerts, and other large in-person gatherings reopen in full force, to many city dwellers’ relief.
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The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus Guitarist Helps Save Missing Man’s Life

The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus guitarist Randy Winter used his hearing to help save a missing man's life in the rock band's hometown of Middleburg, Fla., last week. According to a report from nearby Jacksonville's News 4 Jax, Middleburg resident David Willard was revealed as missing by the Clay County Sheriff's Office on April 26. Being familiar with the area that searchers were focused on, Winter offered to lend a hand — or an ear — in the search that had investigators combing the woods near his home with ATVs and a helicopter.
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The 10 Most Underrated Warped Tour Bands of the 2000s, Year by Year (2000-2009)

We asked manager and host of ‘Waldman's Words’ on idobi Radio, Scott Waldman, to take on the challenge of choosing The 10 Most Underrated Warped Tour Bands of the 2000s. With help from pop-punk band Makeout's Kyle Dee, they picked the band they felt was the unsung hero of Warped Tour each year from 2000-2009. See which band they chose for each year and their dad-joke filled discussion below.
ROCK MUSIC

Taking Back Sunday + Circa Survive Singers Unite in Instrument-Free F**kin Whatever, Issue New Song ‘Original Sin’

"Call it a band or a supergroup ... It's Fuckin' Whatever," reads a line in the bio of the new collective Fuckin' Whatever that includes members of Taking Back Sunday, Circa Survive and Grouplove. And to get a taste of what that might sound like, the band has issued a trippy new song titled "Original Sin" that strays a bit from what each members regular groups sound like.
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UnityTX Drop Heavy Cover of Megan Thee Stallion’s ‘Crybaby’

UnityTX are bringing the heat with their latest release: a heavy new cover of Megan Thee Stallion's "Crybaby." Megan's track features fellow rap superstar DaBaby. On UnityTX's version, frontman Jay Webster handles DaBaby's verse while Ericka Kent of This Is Your God lends her voice for Megan Thee Stallion's verse.
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When Pete Wentz Kissed Kim Kardashian, Fall Out Boy Were as Famous as Her

Pete Wentz has thanked Kim Kardashian for the memories. It's hard to believe it's been 14 years since the musician locked lips with the now-super famous reality TV mogul and socialite in Fall Out Boy's 2007 "Thnks fr th Mmrs" video. But it has. And when reminiscing about the kiss on his new Apple Music show, Loud and Sad Radio, the Fall Out Boy bassist showed appreciation for the Kardashian sister while marveling at how, at the time, the band were as famous as her.
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Escape the Fate Drop Video for New Song ‘Lightning Strike’

Escape the Fate have dropped a new video for the song "Lightning Strike," which features Travis Barker of Blink-182 on the drums on the track. The song is from their seventh studio album Chemical Warfare, which is out today (April 16). "This video represents one of our favorite things to...
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As I Lay Dying’s Tim Lambesis Addresses Criticism for Speaking to Mental Health Class

Earlier this week, As I Lay Dying frontman Tim Lambesis served as a guest speaker for a mental health discussion titled "Redemption, Healing and Hope" that was put on by YourLife Gym and Heart Support. But the speech did not come and go without incident. Before his appearance, Lambesis received criticism for speaking at the event given his past conviction for attempting to hire a hitman in 2013 to kill his estranged wife.
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The Bamboozle Music Festival Is Returning: Here’s What We Know

The iconic Bamboozle Music Festival is making its grand return just in time for its 20th anniversary. On Wednesday (March 17), the New Jersey-based emo and pop music festival, which last took place in 2012, announced its revival on its updated website, the new digital design for which is a callback to the MySpace era.
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AFI Share Two New Songs, Announce 'Bodies' Album Details

AFI are back with a double dose of new music today. The band has just released their driving new rock track "Looking Tragic" along with the faster-paced cut "Begging for Trouble," and they've now announced the details for their forthcoming album Bodies. "'Looking Tragic' addresses the theme of overstimulation resulting...
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Podcast: Can Nothing,Nowhere Break Out of the Scene?

Nothing,Nowhere is currently the biggest the Soundcloud rap project has ever been. Can Joseph reach breakout success?. This week on the podcast, Tyler breaks down the history of Nothing,Nowhere up to current day, where Joe is receiving Alternative Radio play and is about to release the biggest album of his career. Can he continue to take the steps to level up, or is he about to hit his ceiling?
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