Here's a look at the top stories of the day on Loudwire and around the Web:

- Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich has just confirmed that the legendary thrash band have begun the process of creating their 10th studio album. Check out more details here. [Loudwire]

- In the most recent update on Tool's highly anticipated 2013 album, it has been declared on the band's website that the process is "more than halfway done." [Loudwire]

- The Devil Wears Prada + As I Lay Dying join forces for 2013 marathon metalcore tour. [Loudwire]

- Alice in Chains unleash the brand new single 'Hollow.' Listen to the track here: [Loudwire]

- Deftones announce Spring 2013 U.S. Tour [Loudwire]

- Metallica show their thrash roots with footage of 'My Apocalypse' from 'Quebec Magnetic.' [Ultimate Metallica]

- Public Enemy rapper Chuck D calls Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page's Puff Daddy collaboration a "F---ing Travesty." [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Top 10 Keith Richards Rolling Stones Songs. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- 'The Voice' pays tribute to Sandy Hook shooting victims with Leonard Cohen's 'Hallelujah.' [Diffuser.fm]

- Landmine Marathon re-release two songs with new singer. [Rock Music Report]