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

- Kerry King on Next Slayer Album: I Can't Pretend To Be Jeff Hanneman: [Loudwire]

- Guitarist Jim Root Shares Visual Proof of Slipknot's Return to the Studio: [Loudwire]

- Vote for Which Pantera + Superjoint Ritual Songs You'd Like to See Philip Anselmo Perform Live!: [Loudwire]

- Motorhead To Play 2014 Coachella Festival: [Loudwire]

- Vote in the 3rd Annual Loudwire Music Awards!: [Loudwire]

- Bring Me the Horizon and Koi Fish Never Sleep [Watch]: [Noisecreep]

- New Slayer Album – Readers Poll: [Noisecreep]

- Dee Snider Endorses Crowdfunding Campaign for Twisted Sister Documentary: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Melvins' Buzz Osborne Says the Stones, the Who and Metallica 'Blew It': [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- 10 Best New York City Bands: [Diffuser.fm]

- How To Produce a Record With Steve Albini: [Rock it Out! Blog]