The top hard rock and metal stories from Loudwire and around the web for April 18, 2014:

Puddle of Mudd's Wes Scantlin Apparently Has Meltdown at Dallas Concert: [Loudwire]

- Estranged Black Sabbath Drummer Bill Ward Says He's 'Lost a Friend' in Ozzy Osbourne: [Loudwire]

Hellyeah Unveil Bloody 'Sangre Por Sangre' Video, Debut New Live Lineup: [Loudwire]

- The Slot Vocalist Dariya 'Nookie' Stavrovich Stabbed Multiple Times by Attacker: [Loudwire]

GWAR Unveil Dave Brockie Tribute Shirt to Raise Money for Foundation: [Loudwire]

Steel Panther Expose Behind-the-Scenes Clip From 'All You Can Eat' Photo Shoot: [Loudwire]

Powerman 5000's Spider One Talks 'Builders of the Future,' Band's Evolution + More: [Loudwire]

Pig Destroyer's 'The Diplomat' Provides Theme for Rat Killing Spree on 'Workaholics': [Loudwire]

DevilDriver's Dez Fafara Talks Music Influences, Offers Industry Advice + More: [Loudwire]

Black Stone Cherry Dish on Deserted Island Playlists and Florida Georgia Line Hit 'Stay': [Loudwire]

The Oath's Johanna Sadonis Talks New Album, Fascination With Death + More: [Loudwire]

- Ace Frehley's Pre-KISS Demos Unearthed: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Top 10 Jesus Songs: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Battle Royale: The Pretty Reckless Top Video Countdown for Second Week: [Noisecreep]