The top hard rock and metal stories from Loudwire and around the web for March 19, 2014:

- Rob Halford: New Judas Priest Album Is 'Finished' and 'F---ing Heavy': [Loudwire]

- Metallica Unleash Studio Demo Version of New Song 'Lords of Summer': [Loudwire]

- Former Ozzy Osbourne Bassist Bob Daisley Reveals Unheard Randy Rhoads Recordings: [Loudwire]

- Chevelle Unleash New Song 'Hunter Eats Hunter': [Loudwire]

- Five Finger Death Punch Tease 'Mad Max'-Like Video for 'House of the Rising Sun': [Loudwire]

- Halestorm's Lzzy Hale Discusses Ronnie James Dio, Her Metal Upbringing + New Album Progress: [Loudwire]

- Courtney Love Explains Illustration of Missing Malaysian Airlines Flight: 'I'm a Little Obsessive': [Loudwire]

- GWAR Announce Date for 5th Annual GWAR-B-Q: [Loudwire]

- Philip Anselmo + Corey Mitchell Discuss Success of Housecore Horror Film Festival - Exclusive Video: [Loudwire]

- 2014 Rock on the Range Daily Lineups Revealed: [Loudwire]

- Krokus, 'Long Stick' (Live) - Exclusive Song Premiere: [Loudwire]

- Living Colour Talk ShipRocked 2014, the Making of 'Vivid' + New York City Roots: [Loudwire]

- Iggy Pop Reflects on Scott Asheton, Discusses Stooges Status: [Loudwire]

- New Music Releases - April 2014: [Loudwire]

- 32 Years Ago: Randy Rhoads Dies in a Plane Crash: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Ace Frehley Calls Current KISS Lineup 'Half a Cover Band': [Ultimate Classic Rock]