The top rock and metal stories from Loudwire and around the web for April 9, 2015:

Slayer, King Diamond, Hellyeah + More to Play 2015 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival Tour: [Loudwire]

Shinedown Announce Summer U.S. Tour Dates + Confirm 2015 Album Release: [Loudwire]

Stone Sour Unveil Cover of Metallica's 'Creeping Death': [Loudwire]

- 20 Supreme Rock Goddesses: [Loudwire]

Hellyeah Take on Domestic Violence With 'Hush' Video: [Loudwire]

Aerosmith Announce 2015 North American Summer 'Blue Army' Tour: [Loudwire]

- A&M Files Lawsuit Over Ownership of 'Temple of the Dog' Master Tapes: [Loudwire]

- 16 Years Ago: Lamb of God (Then Known as Burn the Priest) Release Debut Album: [Loudwire]

- The Secret History of The Doors' Bass Players: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- You Think You Know Journey?: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Listen to a Remix of Faith No More's New Song 'Superhero': [Diffuser.fm]

- Download Brand New's First New Song in Six Years: [Diffuser.fm]

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