The top hard rock and metal stories from Loudwire and around the web for May 2, 2014:

- Late Slipknot Bassist Paul Gray's Doctor Acquitted of Involuntary Manslaughter Charges: [Loudwire]

- Judas Priest Unveil 'Redeemer of Souls' Track List: [Loudwire]

- Sentencing Postponed for As I Lay Dying Frontman Tim Lambesis: [Loudwire]

Courtney Love on Dave Grohl Hug: 'We Just Both Knew It Was Time to Let It Go': [Loudwire]

- Courtney Love's Father Continues to Claim His Daughter Was Involved in Kurt Cobain's Death: [Loudwire]

Scott Ian + Pearl Aday Talk New Anthrax Music, Corey Taylor Roast + Joining Mother Superior: [Loudwire]

- Soundgarden Reflect on Split on 'Guitar Center Sessions' - Exclusive Video Preview: [Loudwire]

- Hanging With Ninjas: A Press Day in the Life of Twelve Foot Ninja: [Loudwire]

- Stevie Young Spotted With AC/DC in Vancouver?: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Jimmy Page Sets Two Speaking Engagements Ahead of Led Zeppelin Reissues: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Katrina Gray - Asking Alexandria's Babe of the Day: [GuySpeed]

- Battle Royale: Michael Sweet Holds Off Korn, Hellyeah + More on Video Countdown: [Noisecreep]