- Former Iron Maiden drummer Clive Burr had died at the age of 56. [Loudwire]

- Black Sabbath have nailed down a release date for their '13' album. [Loudwire]

- An Australian audience member is planning to sue Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose after getting hit by a microphone that the singer tossed into the crowd. [Loudwire]

- A man attempting to flee security outside of a Volbeat concert fell to his death. [Loudwire]

- Fill-in drummer Jon Dette discusses his future with Slayer. [Loudwire]

- Van Halen's manager denies the band have planned a 2013 European tour. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Robert Plant is rallying to save an English pub. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Eighteen years ago, Radiohead released their sophomore album, 'The Bends.' [Diffuser.fm]

- Matt & Kim performed a killer set amongst the balloons at South by Southwest. [Diffuser.fm]