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

- As I Lay Dying Members Reveal More New Audio Snippets + Mysterious Logo: [Loudwire]

- Bassist Duff McKagan Rejoins Guns N' Roses in Buenos Aires: [Loudwire]

- Tool's 'Lateralus' Wins March Metal Madness 2014: [Loudwire]

- Courtney Love Potentially Spoils Hole Reunion: 'The Band Are All Flipping Out With Me': [Loudwire]

- Ozzy Osbourne on Tony Iommi's Cancer Diagnosis: 'I Always Think Cancer Means Death': [Loudwire]

- Megadeth's Dave Mustaine Discusses San Diego Symphony, Motorboat Cruise + More: [Loudwire]

- Megadeth's David Ellefson Speaks to High School Students About Drug Addiction + Recovery: [Loudwire]

- Theory of a Deadman Unveil 2014 Album Title, Release Date + Single Snippet: [Loudwire]

- Lacuna Coil's Cristina Scabbia Talks 'Broken Crown Halo,' Band Member Exits + Women in Rock: [Loudwire]

- The Birds of Satan Featuring Foo Fighters Drummer Taylor Hawkins Stream Self-Titled Disc: [Loudwire]

- College Student Makes Death Metal Video for Health Project: [Loudwire]

- Why Paul Stanley Told Slash: 'Go F--- Yourself': [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Sebastian Bach: 'I Understand Why Gene Simmons Doesn't Work With Ace Frehley': [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Sammy Hagar Planning Unplugged Live Project: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Courtney Love: 'I Don't Think the Yoko Comparison Is Fair': [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- 26 Years Ago: Alice Cooper Almost Hangs Himself - Again: [Ultimate Classic Rock]