The top rock and metal stories from Loudwire and around the web for Sept. 11, 2014:

Judas Priest's Glenn Tipton: After K.K. Downing Left, I Truly Thought We Were Finished: [Loudwire]

Twisted Sister's Dee Snider Responds to Gene Simmons' 'Rock Is Dead' Claim: [Loudwire]

Black Veil Brides Unleash New Song 'Faithless' From Fourth Album: [Loudwire]

Motionless in White Reveal Behind the Scenes Photos From 'Reincarnate' Video Shoot: [Loudwire]

- Reunited Superjoint Ritual Post Video Footage of Rehearsal: [Loudwire]

- 13-Year Anniversary of 9/11: Rockers Remember: [Loudwire]

Slipknot Tease New 'The Devil in I' Video: [Loudwire]

Snot Reunite for U.S. Tour, Will Play 'Get Some' Album in Full: [Loudwire]

HeAd's KoRner: One on One With Islander Vocalist MIkey Carvajal: [Loudwire]

Bloodbath to Reveal New Album 'Grand Morbid Funeral' + Identity of New Vocalist: [Loudwire]

Deep Purple Announce New Concert Film With Orchestra: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Why Paul Stanley Told Slash: 'Go F--- Yourself': [Ultimate Classic Rock]

Thurston Moore Clarifies His Whole 'Black Metal Is for P---ies' Thing: [Diffuser.fm]

Flyleaf Discuss New Album 'Between the Stars' - Exclusive Video: [Diffuser.fm]