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

- Iron Maiden Rep Denies Bruce Dickinson's Involvement in Developing Drones for U.S. Military: [Loudwire]

- Avenged Sevenfold's M. Shadows Responds to Machine Head Frontman's 'Blatant Jackery' Claim: [Loudwire]

- Metallica's Rob Trujillo: 2014 Will Be All About Making a New Album: [Loudwire]

- Disturbed / Device Singer David Draiman and Wife Welcome Baby Boy Into the World: [Loudwire]

- The Big 5: Metallica's Biggest Moments in the Five Years Since 'Death Magnetic': [Loudwire]

- Linkin Park Unveil ‘LP Recharge’ Game + Single, Prep New Disc: [Noisecreep]

- Favorite Metallica ‘Death Magnetic’ Song – Readers Poll: [Noisecreep]

- Overdue Albums: 10 Artists We Want New Music From… Now!: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- 5 Years Ago: Metallica's 'Death Magnetic' Released: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- 10 Music Videos With Surprise Endings: [Diffuser.fm]