The top hard rock and metal stories from Loudwire and around the web for March 4, 2014:

Linkin Park + Thirty Seconds to Mars Team Up for 2014 Carnivores Tour With Special Guest AFI: [Loudwire]

AC/DC Drummer Phil Rudd Wins Helicopter Court Case, Loses Name Supression Fight: [Loudwire]

- March Metal Madness 2014, Round 1 - Vote!: [Loudwire]

- Deftones Begin Work on New Album, Singer Chino Moreno Joins Filter Onstage: [Loudwire]

- Sevendust Talk ShipRocked 2014, Upcoming Acoustic Tour + More: [Loudwire]

- Metallica Offer 1986 Concert for Free Download, Post 'Death Magnetic' Era Video Footage: [Loudwire]

- Michael Sweet, 'I'm Not Your Suicide' - Exclusive Video Premiere: [Loudwire]

- Limp Bizkit Plot 'Rollercoaster' Listening Experience for New Album: [Loudwire]

- The Used's Bert McCracken Talks New Album 'Invisible Enemy,' Political Revolutions + More: [Loudwire]

- Arch Enemy Announce Release Date of New Album 'War Eternal': [Loudwire]

- March Riff Madness - 32 Rock Legends Compete for Your Vote: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- California Breed Announce Debut Album Info: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- How to Start a Music Blog: [Rock It Out! Blog]