- Metallica's James Hetfield says the band has more than enough material to record a new album, but the problem is finding time to work on it. [Loudwire]

- Black Sabbath guitar great Tony Iommi delves into his lymphoma cancer battle. [Loudwire]

- Asking Alexandria have set a release date for their upcoming disc, 'From Death to Destiny.' [Loudwire]

- Frontman Matt Walst has returned to My Darkest Days during a break in Three Days Grace's schedule to continue writing for the band's next album. [Loudwire]

- 90-year-old 'Lord of the Rings' actor Christopher Lee is readying his second metal album. [Loudwire]

- Jon Bon Jovi has grown tired of answering questions about Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora's absence. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- You can add Queen's Brian May to those who are not exactly fans of singing competitions. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- In light of Ray Manzarek's recent death, Diffuser.fm counts down 10 Indie Rock Acts Influenced by The Doors. [Diffuser.fm]

- Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros have unveiled their new song 'Better Days.' [Diffuser.fm]