The top rock and metal stories from Loudwire and around the web for Oct. 23, 2014:

Machine Head's Robb Flynn Rips Children of Bodom Fans and Frontman Alexi Laiho: [Loudwire]

Ozzy Osbourne on 'Memoirs of a Madman, Black Sabbath, Bill Ward + Randy Rhoads: [Loudwire]

Corey Taylor Opens Up About Depression + Attempted Suicide: [Loudwire]

Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl: 'Rock and Roll Is Alive and Well in My House': [Loudwire]

Five Finger Death Punch's Jeremy Spencer Discusses His Best-Selling Book, 'Death Punch'd': [Loudwire]

Godsmack's Sully Erna to Embark on December 2014 Solo Tour: [Loudwire]

Adimiron, 'State of Persistence' - Exclusive Video Premiere: [Loudwire]

Sammy Hagar on His New Acoustic Album and Revisiting Classics - Exclusive Interview: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

Sixx: A.M. Preview World Tour With Footage From Album Release Show: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

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