- North America, it's your turn! Stone Sour and Papa Roach are bringing their co-headlining tour stateside in 2013. [Loudwire]

- The 2012 Loudwire Music Awards voting continues with the addition of several newly revealed categories. [Loudwire]

- The 2013 Grammy Nominees have been revealed and the Best Hard Rock / Metal Performance category has one of its toughest fields in years. [Loudwire]

- Guitarist Brian 'Head' Welch says the timing is right to reunite with Korn for some upcoming gigs. [Loudwire]

- Metallica tease their 'Quebec Magnetic' DVD with the new 'Master of Puppets' performance video. [Loudwire]

- Mastodon are writing music for next summer's 'Monsters Inc.' prequel, 'Monsters University.' [Loudwire]

- The dates for Mountain Jam 2013 have been revealed. Check out a list of the Top 10 Mountain Jam performances. [Diffuser.fm]

- The Rolling Stones' Mick Jagger and Keith Richards discuss their complicated relationship. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Fleetwood Mac intend on releasing three songs before their 2013 tour. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Twisted Sister have revealed plans for a Hurricane Sandy benefit show. [Rock Music Report]