In addition to the big stories we covered today, Wire-to-Wire provides you with some of the other key rock and metal news items from Aug. 14, 2017:

- All That Remains frontman Phil Labonte will be one of the guest speakers at the Philly End the Fed Block Party. The free public outreach event will feature speakers discussing the Federal Reserve System and its detrimental effects on the economy. The event takes place Sept. 9 at the Federal Reserve Bank in Philadelphia.

- Could we interest you in video of Behemoth frontman Nergal cradling two really cute puppies? The Motley Zoo animal rescue shelter were on hand at a recent show to provide the scary rocker with something to cuddle (or eat?!). Watch here.

- Wish you could have been in Malmo, Sweden to see Volbeat play? The band just released the "official bootleg" live video of their performance of "For Evigt." Watch the energetic clip here.

- Sons of Texas have revealed another new song from their upcoming Forged by Fortitude album. Get a listen to the gritty rocker "Beneath the Riverbed" right here.

- Turn it up and rock it out. As Lions have unleashed a new live video for "Selfish Age" off their album of the same name. Watch the performance-based clip here.

- 36 Crazyfists have booked six new shows in late September and October, hitting Orlando, Spartanburg, Fayetteville, Philadelphia, Brooklyn and Toronto. See all their tour dates in support of the Lanterns album here.

- The 2018 Maryland Deathfest lineup just got a little bigger with the additions of My Dying Bride, Mispyrming, Dodheimsgard, Viscera Infest, Arkhon Infaustus, Mantar, Mortal Decay, Pavel Chekov, Torn the F--k Apart, Fluoride, Bandit, Neolithic and Bestial Evil to the bill. The event takes place May 24-27 in Baltimore. Head here for more details.

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