- Papa Roach may have gotten a late start, but Jacoby Shaddix is checking in with the band's first Carnival of Madness tour diary. Read his first entry: [Loudwire]

- Veteran rockers UFO have added to their fall North American tour. Dates here: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Twenty-five years ago, Jane's Addiction released their 'Nothing's Shocking' album. [Diffuser.fm]

- Need to bone up on history? Check out 10 Metal Songs That Make a Great History Lesson. [Loudwire]

- Even major bands have the occasional miss. Check out the 10 Biggest Album Flops. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Drummer Josh Freese has played in just about every band, but in the Rock It Out! Blog he discusses his involvement with the Replacements reunion. [Rock It Out! Blog]