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

- Lostprophets Singer Ian Watkins Pleads Guilty to Child Sex Crimes: [Loudwire]

- Ronnie James Dio Wins Loudwire's Greatest Metal Frontman Tournament: [Loudwire]

- Metallica To Debut New Song and Let Fans Pick Setlists on 2014 European Tour: [Loudwire]

- Dave Grohl: Foo Fighters Next Album Being Recorded 'In a Way That No One's Done Before': [Loudwire]

- Anthrax's Frank Bello + Charlie Benante Talk Upcoming Album, Honoring Geezer Butler + More: [Loudwire]

- Man Shreds on Very Tiny Guitar [Watch]: [Noisecreep]

- 10 Best Black Sabbath Lyrics: [Noisecreep]

- Cheap Trick Announce 2014 Tour Dates: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Hear Iron Maiden's 'Run to the Hills' Done Yacht Rock Style: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- The Trophy Fire, ‘Kids’ – Exclusive Video Premiere: [Diffuser.fm]

- Buy Queens of the Stone Age’s Christmas Sweater, Right Now: [Rock it Out! Blog]