The top rock and metal stories from Loudwire and around the web for Oct. 9, 2014:

- Slipknot's Corey Taylor on New Bassist's Identity Leak: 'I Was So Upset': [Loudwire]

- Sixx: A.M. Unveil Dates for 2015 Spring Tour: [Loudwire]

- Slayer's Paul Bostaph: I'm a Little Tired of Hearing Dave Lombardo's Side of the Story: [Loudwire]

- Five Finger Death Punch's Jeremy Spencer Plays 'Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?': [Loudwire]

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

- Scott Ian Shares 'Worst Moment for Me in the History of Anthax: [Loudwire]

- Seether, 'Same Damn Life' - Exclusive Lyric Video Premiere: [Loudwire]

- Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson Auction Rush Memorabilia for Charity: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Roger Daltrey Says Getting Older Means Using Different Drugs: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Diffuser Top 10 Video Countdown: Dirty Heads Back on Top, Nothing More at No. 2: [Diffuser.fm]

- Watch Ryan Adams Cover Alice in Chains' 'Nutshell' in Seattle: [Diffuser.fm]