The top rock and metal stories from Loudwire and around the web for Sept. 3, 2014:

- Security Guard Takes Legal Action Against KISS After Confetti-Related Injury: [Loudwire]

- Mike Portnoy Has No 'What If' Regrets About Departure From Dream Theater: [Loudwire]

- Black Veil Brides Preview New Album and Unveil Cover Art + Track List at NYC Listening Party: [Loudwire]

- Hard Rock Football League - Round 1: [Loudwire]

- Theory of a Deadman Play 'Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?': [Loudwire]

- Five Chimaira Members Announce Exit From Band: [Loudwire]

- Charm City Devils, 'Shots' - Exclusive Video Premiere: [Loudwire]

- Sixx: A.M. Reveal New Song 'Let's Go' From Upcoming 'Modern Vintage' Album: [Loudwire]

- Chiodos Reveal Lineup Changes Ahead of Tour, Unveil New '3 AM' Video: [Loudwire]

- 30 Years Ago: Iron Maiden Release 'Powerslave': [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Aerosmith's Joe Perry: 'We're At the End of an Era': [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Diffuser Top 10 Video Countdown: Dirty Heads Back on Top, Kongos Shuffle to No. 2: [Diffuser.fm]

- Belle and Sebastian's Stuart Murdoch Says Band 'Put It All on the Line' With Upcoming Album: [Diffuser.fm]