- Corey Taylor has elaborate Stone Sour tour and movie plans in the works and he also updates Slipknot's status. [Loudwire]

- Megadeth bassist David Ellefson is writing his autobiography. [Loudwire]

- Hollywood Undead's Johnny 3 Tears discusses how America's youth inspired their current hit, 'We Are.' [Loudwire]

- Deftones' Chino Moreno says that bassist Chi Cheng, who has been in a near comatose state for four years, would appreciate the work they've done in his absence. [Loudwire]

- There's nothing cooler than when one of your favorite bands turns up in a video game you like. Check out some of the best rock star video game cameos. [Loudwire]

- Robert Plant says it's time for Led Zeppelin's members to move on. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- The members of Thin Lizzy are changing their moniker to Black Star Riders for their next release. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- A new study examines the early death rate amongst rock stars. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Coldplay and Jay-Z are auctioning off tickets to their New Year's Eve show to benefit the Sandy Hook shooting victims. [Diffuser.fm]