The top hard rock and metal stories from Loudwire and around the web for April 23, 2014:

- New Testimony By Paul Gray's Widow Details Slipknot Bassist's Final Days: [Loudwire]

- Born-Deaf Megadeth Fan Appears on TV With Dave Mustaine to Discuss First Rock Concert: [Loudwire]

Suicide Silence Announce 2014 Release for New Album, 'You Can't Stop Me': [Loudwire]

Mushroomhead, 'QWERTY' - Exclusive Song Premiere: [Loudwire]

Soundgarden's Chris Cornell on 'Superunknown' 20th Anniversary, Summer Tour + More: [Loudwire]

Sebastian Bach Talks 'Give 'Em Hell,' Early Encounter With John 5, Touring Plans + More: [Loudwire]

- Vital Vinyl: Biblical Vocalist Nick Sewell Discusses New Album, 'Monsoon Season': [Loudwire]

- New Music Releases - May 2014: [Loudwire]

Robert Plant: There Is 'Zero' Chance of Led Zeppelin Performing Again: [Ultimate Classic Rock]