The top hard rock and metal stories from Loudwire and around the web for April 8, 2014:

- KISS' Paul Stanley: Ace Frehley + Peter Criss 'Don't Belong in the Band': [Loudwire]

- Former KISS Guitarist Ace Frehley to Take Part in Rock Hall All-Star Jam: [Loudwire]

- Will Joan Jett Perform With Nirvana Members At Rock Hall Induction: [Loudwire]

- Kurt Cobain's Suicide Ruling Challenged in Upcoming Docudrama, 'Soaked in Bleach': [Loudwire]

- The Offspring Celebrate 20th Anniversary of 'Smash' With Special Releases, Upcoming Shows: [Loudwire]

- Aerosmith + Slash Reveal 'Let Rock Rule' 2014 North American Tour Dates: [Loudwire]

- Adelitas Way, 'Dog on a Leash' - Exclusive Song Premiere: [Loudwire]

- Metallica Release Live Videos From South American Shows: [Loudwire]

- Fuel's Brett Scallions Discusses 'Puppet Strings' Album, Current Lineup + More: [Loudwire]

- Opeth Announce Release Date + Track Listing for 11th Studio Album, 'Pale Communion': [Loudwire]

- Sebastian Bach, 'Give 'Em Hell' -- Exclusive Album Preview: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Aerosmith Drummer Says Guns N' Roses Fans Are 'Being Held Hostage': [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Jason Newsted Tackles the Burning 'Pick Vs. Fingers' Debate: [Ultimate Classic Rock]