The top rock and metal stories from Loudwire and around the web for Sept. 5, 2014:

- Is Corey Taylor's New Mask Revealed in Slipknot Tour Promo?: [Loudwire]

- Man Jailed for Eight Days After Posting Exodus Song Lyrics: [Loudwire]

- Reunited Atreyu Unleash New Song 'So Others May Live': [Loudwire]

- 20 Facts You Probably Didn't Know About Megadeth: [Loudwire]

Corrosion of Conformity Drummer Reed Mullin Undergoes Shoulder Surgery: [Loudwire]

Soundgarden Kick Off NFL Season With Seattle Performance: [Loudwire]

Saving Abel, 'Blood Stained Revolution' - Exclusive Song Premiere: [Loudwire]

- 25 Years Ago: Soundgarden Fire Opening Shot in the Alt-Rock Revolution With 'Louder Than Love': [Ultimate Classic Rock]

Ace Frehley Talks About His Last KISS Album: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Watch Bob Mould's New Video for 'The War' Featuring Ryan Adams: []

- Alt Rock Stars in the '90s, Then and Now: Jack White, Trent Reznor, Beck + More: []

- Battle Royale: Sixx: A.M. Rebound, But Islander Take Countdown Crown Again: [Noisecreep]