The top hard rock and metal stories from Loudwire and around the web for Feb. 4, 2014:

- 13-Year-Old Family Member of Korn's Brian 'Head' Welch Held Hostage By Home Intruder: [Loudwire]

- Dave Lombardo on Jeff Hanneman's Grammys Snub, How Money Affects Friendships + More: [Loudwire]

- Skillet, 'Not Gonna Die' - Exclusive Video Premiere: [Loudwire]

- Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda Offers New Album Update, Hints At Summer Release: [Loudwire]

- Papa Roach Enter the Studio to Begin Work on New Album: [Loudwire]

- Seether Unveil Dates for Spring 2014 Headlining Tour With Black Stone Cherry + Skindred: [Loudwire]

- Fuel, 'Soul to Preach To' - Exclusive Song Premiere: [Loudwire]

- Ministry's Al Jourgensen Enters Rehab for Alcohol Abuse With .33 Blood Alcohol Level: [Loudwire]

- ShipRocked 2014: Papa Roach, Living Colour, Sevendust + More - Day 2 Recap + Gallery: [Loudwire]

- Black Mask, 'Tormented' - Exclusive Video Premiere: [Loudwire]

- 10 Most Underrated Alice Cooper Songs: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Music and Video Games: A Love Story: [Rock It Out! Blog]