Here's a look at the top stories of the day on Loudwire and around the Web:

- Guns N' Roses Guitarist Ron 'Bumblefoot' Thal's Father Passes Away: [Loudwire]

- Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne Write Scathing Open Letters to Sharon's Brother David Levy: [Loudwire]

- GWAR's Oderus Urungus Talks 'Battle Maximus,' GWAR Beer, Miley Cyrus + More: [Loudwire]

- HeAd's KoRner: Brian 'Head' Welch Gets Deep With Papa Roach's Jacoby Shaddix: [Loudwire]

- Corey Taylor to Appear in 'Fear Clinic' Movie With Horror Star Robert Englund: [Loudwire]

- 10 Best Vinyl Releases of 2013: [Noisecreep]

- Metallica Orion Music + More Festival – Readers Poll: [Noisecreep]

- Top 10 Frank Zappa Albums: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Bret Michaels to Appear on 'Revolution' TV Show: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Pixies Guitarist Joey Santiago Talks Chemistry, Surf Rock, Song Lyrics + the Reasons He’ll Never Quit the Band: [Diffuser.fm]

- David Lee Roth Says Van Halen Are Working on New Album: [Rock it Out! Blog]