Spencer Kaufman, Loudwire Here’s a look at the top stories of the day on Loudwire and around the Web: – Black Sabbath ‘s New Album ‘13’ Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Chart: [ Loudwire ] – Lemmy Kilmister Reportedly Has Defibrillator Inserted in Chest; Motorhead Title New Album: [ Loudwire ] – Jeff Hanneman ‘s Wife Recounts Slayer Guitarist’s Refusal to Seek Physical Rehab or Therapy: [ Loudwire ] – David Lynch Reportedly Directing Video for New Nine Inch Nails Single ‘Came Back Haunted’ [ Loudwire ] – Lacuna Coil ‘s Cristina Scabbia + Andrea Ferro Share Their Favorite Italian Curse Words: [ Loudwire ] – Letlive Stream ‘The Blackest Beautiful’ Album in Its Entirety: [ Noisecreep ] – Dillinger Escape Plan Drop Blood-Soaked ‘One of Us Is the Killer’ Video: [ Noisecreep ] – ‘Of Course I Regret Doing the F—ing Show,’ Ozzy Says of ‘The Osbournes’: [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – Strangest Rolling Stones Opening Acts: [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – 10 Truly Inspirational Songs: [ Diffuser.fm ]
Kevin Winter, Getty Images Here’s a look at the top stories of the day on Loudwire and around the Web: – One of the great rock / metal guitarists of all time, Vivian Campbell of Dio and Def Leppard, has been diagnosed with cancer: [ Loudwire ] – Black Sabbath Unleash Video for ‘God is Dead?’: [ Loudwire ] – Full Recap of Metallica ‘s 2013 Orion Music + More Festival: [ Loudwire ] – Legendary Ramones Artist + Light Director Arturo Vega Dies at 65: [ Loudwire ] – Napalm Death ‘s Barney Greenway Speaks Out in Support of Gay Marriage: [ Loudwire ] – Disturbed / Device Frontman David Draiman Speaks Out on Cyber Bullying: [ Noisecreep ] – Motionless in White , ‘Sick From the Melt’ – Exclusive Song Premiere: [ Noisecreep ] – Vote for some of rock’s greatest bands for induction into the Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame: [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons Remixes New Depeche Mode Single: [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – 10 Misleading Band Names: [ Diffuser.fm ]
Kevin Winter, Getty Images Here’s a look at the top stories of the day on Loudwire and around the Web: – Black Sabbath Say ’13′ May Not Be Their Last Album: [ Loudwire ] – Nine Inch Nails Lose Another Member as Guitarist Adrian Belew Announces Exit: [ Loudwire ] – 25 Best Debut Metal Albums: [ Loudwire ] – 25 Best Debut Hard Rock Albums: [ Loudwire ] – Alice in Chains’ Jerry Cantrell Recalls Epic Prank War with Van Halen During 1991 Tour: [ Loudwire ] – The Acacia Strain announce Two New Members, Confirm Exit of Guitarist Daniel Laskiewicz: [ Noisecreep ] – Lamb of God’s Chris Adler Fills in for Exiting Protest the Hero Drummer: [ Noisecreep ] – 45 Years Ago: the Rolling Stones Record ‘Sympathy for the Devil’: [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – Rush ‘s Geddy Lee Donates Autographed Bass to Charity Auction: [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – Primus brave the rain during muddy Mountain Jam 2013 performance: [ Diffuser.fm ]
Industrial Toys Here’s a look at the top stories of the day on Loudwire and around the Web: – Serj Tankian on a New System of a Down Album: ‘It’s Not Something I Can Do Right Now’: [ Loudwire ] – The wait is almost over! Nine Inch Nails are set to unleash the new single ‘Came Back Haunted’ very, very soon: [ Loudwire ] – Enter now to win an autographed Dave Mustaine Dean Guitar! [ Loudwire ] – As I Lay Dying’s Tim Lambesis Actually Paid $160,000 to Make Bail on Murder-for-Hire Charge: [ Loudwire ] – Mike Portnoy has announced that he is leaving Adrenaline Mob: [ Loudwire ] – Father and Son Record Most Adorable Beatles Cover Ever – Best of YouTube: [ Ultimate Classic Rock ] – Filter ‘s Richard Patrick Reveals He’s Worried About Scott Weiland: [ Noisecreep ] – 12 Years Ago: Radiohead’s ‘Amnesiac’ Album Released: [ Diffuser.fm ]
Ian Gavan, Getty Images Here’s a look at the top stories of the day on Loudwire and around the Web: – Lostprophets singer Ian Watkins pleads “not guilty” to multiple child sex offenses: [ Loudwire ] – Scott Weiland has filed a multimillion dollar countersuit against Stone Temple Pilots:
Facebook – As I Lay Dying frontman Tim Lambesis is out of jail after posting $2 million bail in his murder-for-hire case. [ Loudwire ] – Stone Temple Pilots issued a statement explaining the reasoning for their lawsuit against Scott Weiland . [ Loudwire ] – Speaking of Stone Temple Pilots, the band joined new frontman Chester Bennington (as well as Slash and Duff McKagan ) for a performance at the MusiCares Map Fund benefit. [ Loudwire ] – Drummer Dave Lombardo has used fan tweets to help respond to his ousting from Slayer
– Scott Weiland has called his onetime Stone Temple Pilots bandmates “disrespectful” and “selfish” for their actions. [ Loudwire ] – Late Nirvana frontman
Kathy Flynn, WickedGoddessPhotography.com – We’ve got the exclusive song premiere of Philip Anselmo and the Illegals’ title track, ‘Walk Through Exits Only.’ Listen here: [ Loudwire ] – A pre- Guns N’ Roses recording of Axl Rose singing with a band called Rapidfire has surfaced. Check out the audio here: [ Loudwire ] – Buckcherry ‘s Josh Todd sits down for a chat with Korn ‘s Brian “Head” Welch and Fieldy in the latest edition of ‘HeAd’s KoRner.’ Watch here: [ Loudwire ] – Soundgarden ‘s Ben Shepherd details how he almost became the lead guitarist for Nirvana .
Sean Gardner, Getty Images – Trent Reznor reveals that Nine Inch Nails
Herfitz PR / Photo Credit: Andrew Stuart – Friends and peers gathered in Los Angeles to celebrate the life and legacy of Slayer guitar great Jeff Hanneman . [ Loudwire ] – At that very same Jeff Hanneman Memorial Celebration, Slayer guitarist Kerry King offered some fond recollections of the rocker. [ Loudwire ] – Jane’s Addiction ‘s Dave Navarro trashes his former bandmate Eric Avery after the bassist split from Nine Inch Nails . [ Loudwire ] – Scott Weiland has penned an open letter criticizing the current Chester Bennington -led Stone Temple Pilots for using the band’s name.