The top rock and metal stories from Loudwire and around the web for Dec. 17, 2014:

- Are Iron Maiden Planning to Record a New Album + Tour in 2015?: [Loudwire]

Anthrax Unveil Own Brand of Bourbon: [Loudwire]

Metallica's Lars Ulrich Lands Role in 'Radio Dreams' Film: [Loudwire]

Nirvana's Krist Novoselic Still Has Dreams About Kurt Cobain: [Loudwire]

In Flames Announce 2015 North American Tour With All That Remains + Wovenwar: [Loudwire]

The Devil Wears Prada Reveal Spring 2015 Tour Dates + 'War' Video: [Loudwire]

Gemini Syndrome, Rex Brown + Troy Sanders Among ShipRocked 2015 Additions: [Loudwire]

- Top 10 Green Day Songs: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

Joe Perry Talks About His New Christmas Record, Aerosmith's Future: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

Pink Floyd Top List of Best Surgery Music: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Diffuser Top 10 Video Countdown: Dirty Heads Back in the Hall of Fame: []

- Marky Ramone Talks About Jamming With Arcade Fire: []