- 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. [Loudwire]

- Avenged Sevenfold have offered a new preview clip showcasing a snippet of some music from their upcoming album. Watch here: [Loudwire]

- Pearl Jam are reportedly eyeing a July release for a new single. [Loudwire]

- Aerosmith, James Taylor and the J. Geils Band rocked the house at the Boston Strong benefit. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- On what would have been John Bonham's 65th birthday, Ultimate Classic Rock counts down the Top 10 Led Zeppelin John Bonham Songs. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- The lyrical mastery of one of alt-rock's finest is analyzed, as Diffuser.fm provides the 10 Best Depeche Mode lyrics. [Diffuser.fm]

- Diffuser.fm counts down the 10 Best Modern Shoegaze Bands. [Diffuser.fm]