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

- Slayer Announce Fall 2013 North American Tour: [Loudwire]

- Greatest Metal Drummer, Quarterfinals - Vote! [Loudwire]

- Korn Unveil Lineup for 2013 Family Values Festival [Loudwire]

- Stone Temple Pilots With Chester Bennington Wow Fans at Intimate Los Angeles Rehearsal: [Loudwire]

- Freddie Mercury Biopic Bites the Dust [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Top 10 Sex Pistols Songs [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Art of Dying’s Jonny Hetherington’s ‘Best I Can’ Piano Version — Exclusive Premiere [Noisecreep]

- Gemini Syndrome, ‘Lux’ – Exclusive Album Stream Premiere [Noisecreep]

- Perry Farrell Talks New Jane’s Addiction Music [Rock It Out! Blog]