- Metallica's Kirk Hammett updates fans on the next album, their 3D film and the future of the Orion Festival. [Loudwire]

- Rob Zombie calls the band's next album the "most inspired event" of his career. [Loudwire]

- Trick-or-treat! It's Gwar! Watch their Halloween adventures in suburbia. [Loudwire]

- Duff McKagan's Loaded are rolling out their 'The Taking' film in a series of online vignettes. [Loudwire]

- Converge are the latest band to escape a scary van crash on the road. [Loudwire]

- If you're a Who fan, start saving. November will see four archival releases. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Happy birthday to former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman. Check out the Top 10 Rolling Stones Bill Wyman Songs. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Think you know everything about Metallica's hit 'One'? Get the full story. [Ultimate Metallica]

- Is there anything better than rockers on film? Check out the 10 Best Rock Documentaries list. [Diffuser.fm]

- Shiny Toy Guns have reunited with singer Carah Faye and their new album, 'III,' is in stores now. [Rock Music Report]