- Metallica are bringing their Orion Music + More Festival to Detroit next year. [Loudwire]

- The members of Lostprophets have issued a statement on the charges against singer Ian Watkins. [Loudwire]

- Anthrax drummer Charlie Benante shares his thoughts on the band's Grammy nomination and discusses their upcoming covers release. [Loudwire]

- The lineup for the Mitch Lucker Memorial Show has been revealed and Suicide Silence will film the show for a DVD release. [Loudwire]

- Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi has been named to the National Guitar Museum Board of Advisors. [Loudwire]

- Vince Neil's former bassist is threatening legal action over his tax woes. [Loudwire]

- AC/DC recently gave into iTunes and now their videos are available for download as well. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- As we wait for the supposed end of the world as predicted by the Mayans, check out Ultimate Classic Rock's list of Top 10 Doomsday Songs. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- The popular Bamboozle Festival will not return in 2013. [Diffuser.fm]

- With the anniversary of late Clash frontman Joe Strummer's death approaching, check out Diffuser's list of the 10 Best Joe Strummer Songs. [Diffuser.fm]