Here's a look at the top stories of the day on Loudwire and around the Web:

- Prog metal favorites Baroness were involved in a serious bus crash Wednesday when their bus plummeted 30 feet over a viaduct. Get the details here. [Loudwire]

- Slipknot's Shawn 'Clown' Crahan gives us the exclusive scoop on their major festival events at Heavy MTL, Mayhem Fest and Knotfest, plus discusses life without Paul Gray. [Loudwire]

- Megadeth singer Dave Mustaine makes some rather outrageous comments about President Obama during an appearance in Singapore. Read what he said. [Loudwire]

- Thought iTunes had it all? Apparently not, as Frank Zappa's entire original catalog has finally made it to digital release. [Rock Music Report]

- A prominent member of Elton John's band was discovered dead of an apparent suicide. Our condolences to Elton, the band, and family. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- The Killers' Ronnie Vannucci Jr. reportedly got a little accidentally handsy with First Lady Michelle Obama. []