- Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich may face backlash from time to time, but his heart is on full display during a meeting with a disabled fan at the Orion Music + More Festival. Watch here: [Loudwire]

- AC/DC? Aerosmith? Led Zeppelin? the Rolling Stones? Find out who is No. 1 on the Top 10 Classic Rock Songs of All-Time list: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Children of Bodom's Alexi Laiho discusses the band's shift in direction and their 'Halo of Blood' album in a new video interview with Loudwire. Watch here: [Loudwire]

- While Jon Bon Jovi sings about "five words he swears to you," one fan was only interested in one -- "yes" -- during a proposal at a recent show. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- There aren't many who do anthemic rock as well as Gaslight Anthem these days. Diffuser.fm counts down the 10 Best Gaslight Anthem Songs: [Diffuser.fm]

- It's not all sunshine and good times during summer. Check out 10 Depressing Summer Songs: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- It's a double dose of Tim Armstrong. Check out Loudwire's review and photo gallery of Rancid and the Transplants' recent New York show: [Loudwire]