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

Papa Roach's Jacoby Shaddix offers an update on his recovery after vocal surgery, and it's definitely not affected his outgoing spirit. [Loudwire]

- They've rocked hard for over 30 years, setting the standard for thrash metal. Check out our salute to Slayer with the 10 Best Slayer Songs. [Loudwire]

Slash definitely has a fondness for animation after his 'Phineas and Ferb' appearance. Watch the rocker's sinister new animated clip for 'Bad Rain.' [Loudwire]

Bruce Springsteen guitarist Steven Van Zandt is looking for some Kickstarter campaign backers to get the Rascals back together and touring. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- It's a sad day with the death of legendary crooner Andy Williams. Take a look a several alternative covers of his classic song 'Moon River.' [Diffuser.fm]

- It's been buzzed about for a couple of years but that Thom Yorke/Flea band Atoms for Peace may have finally nailed down a schedule for their first album. [Rock Music Report]