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

Slipknot release an official statement regarding an Iowa doctor being charged for involuntary manslaughter in the death of bassist Paul Gray, while percussionist Shawn 'Clown' Crahan offers additional insight. [Loudwire]

Green Day unveil the details of frontman Billie Joe Armstrong's recent stint in the hospital. [Loudwire]

Taproot give us the exclusive story on singer Stephen Richards' battle with a serious health condition, which has resulted in multiple seizures. [Loudwire]

Read about the final concert of legendary guitarist Jimi Hendrix that took place at the German Open Air Love & Peace Festival on Sept. 6, 1970. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

The Black Keys have announced that they are working on a new album. [Diffuser.fm]

Dropkick Murphys announce details about their forthcoming album. [Rock Music Report]