- In honor of his 44th birthday, Slipknot's Shawn Crahan unveiled a new limited edition 'Clown' mask. [Loudwire]

- Metallica's media rounds for their 3D film included a performance on 'The Colbert Report.' Watch here: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Three members of the band Sylosis have been hospitalized after a serious RV accident. [Loudwire]

- On the 33rd anniversary of John Bonham's death, Ultimate Classic Rock counts down the Top 10 Led Zeppelin John Bonham Songs: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Megadeth's Dave Mustaine talks the 'Super Collider' album, his love for KISS and more in Loudwire's exclusive interview. [Loudwire]

- Black Sabbath have unveiled a new preview video giving fans a tour of their 'Halloween Horror Nights' 3D '13' maze. Watch here: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee reportedly got into a backstage altercation with the son of Nicolas Cage. [Loudwire]