The top rock and metal stories from Loudwire and around the web for Oct. 7, 2014:

AC/DC Stream 'Play Ball' + Unveil 'Rock or Bust' Details; Phil Rudd Sits Out Video Shoot: [Loudwire]

Black Veil Brides' Andy Biersack: Dramatic Reading of Fan Fiction: [Loudwire]

Megadeth's Dave Mustaine Flies to California to Help Find Missing Mother-in-Law: [Loudwire]

- You Think You Know Iron Maiden?: [Loudwire]

Days of the New's Travis Meeks Makes Criminal 'Most Wanted' List After Missing Court Date: [Loudwire]

Falling in Reverse Bassist Max Green Exits the Band: [Loudwire]

Monster Magnet Address Nuclear Warfare With Animated 'The Duke' Video: [Loudwire]

Joe Perry on Aerosmith's Classic Years: 'We Could Have Done More': [Ultimate Classic Rock]

Sixx: A.M.'s DJ Ashba + James Michael Share Their Spinal Tap Moments: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

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