The top rock and metal stories from Loudwire and around the web for Oct. 2, 2014:

Metallica and Dave Grohl to Perform at Special Veterans Day 'Concert for Valor': [Loudwire]

- 20 Facts You Probably Don't Know About Motorhead: [Loudwire]

Lamb of God's Randy Blythe Completes First Draft of 'Dark Days' Book: [Loudwire]

Tom Morello: New Solo Record Has 'Got to Rock Furiously, But in a Way You Haven't Heard Yet': [Loudwire]

Pantera's 'Dimebag' Darrell Abbott Rips a Monster Guitar Solo at 18-Years-Old - Best of YouTube: [Loudwire]

Letters From the Fire, 'Zombies in the Sun' - Exclusive Video Premiere: [Loudwire]

Dani Filth Reveals Song Titles on Upcoming Cradle of Filth Song Titles: [Loudwire]

Brian Johnson Says It Was Difficult Making New AC/DC Album Without Malcolm Young: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

Pink Floyd Lineup Changes - A Complete Guide: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Hear New Found Glory's 'Resurrection' During Reddit AMA: [Diffuser.fm]

The Mars Volta Spin-Off Antemasque Release 'In the Lurch' Video: [Diffuser.fm]