- Volbeat frontman Michael Poulsen details his worship of King Diamond and Mercyful Fate: [Loudwire]

- Sammy Hagar reveals details about his forthcoming album in a video interview: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Sick Puppies are ramping up to their new 'Connect' album and Loudwire has an exclusive webisode of the band's return to playing live. Watch it here: [Loudwire]

- The Doors are selling memorial Ray Manzarek shirts to raise money for charity. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Behold the Monolith frontman Kevin McDade died in a car accident. [Loudwire]

- Marilyn Manson and Alice Cooper took their 'Monsters of Madness' show to Connecticut. Check out a review + photo gallery: [Loudwire]

- Diffuser.fm celebrates the attitude and craftsmanship of the Buzzcocks with the 10 Best Buzzcocks Songs list: [Diffuser.fm]