The top hard rock and metal stories from Loudwire and around the web for May 22, 2014:

- Behemoth Ordered to Leave Russia, Frontman Nergal Describes Horrid Overnight Detainment: [Loudwire]

- Prolific Bassist Randy Coven Passes Away at 54: [Loudwire]

- Former Sum 41 Guitar Tech Details Hard Partying That Nearly Killed Frontman Deryck Whibley: [Loudwire]

Neil Sanderson Details Three Days Grace's Recording Process for New Album: [Loudwire]

Buckcherry Cape Coral Show Goes on Despite Protest + Bomb Scares: [Loudwire]

Korn's Brian 'Head' Welch Thanks Fans After Kidney Stone Surgery: [Loudwire]

- 'American Idol' Winner Caleb Johnson Rocks With KISS on Season Finale: [Loudwire]

- Watch Steven Tyler Forget the Words to Aerosmith's 'Crazy': [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Preview Three Tracks From Angus and Malcolm Young's Pre-AC/DC Band: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

Against Me's Laura Jane Grace Bashes Arcade Fire: [Diffuser.fm]