- Congrats are in order for Papa Roach's Jacoby Shaddix, who just became a third time father. [Loudwire]

- Motley Crue's second Las Vegas residency at The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino is underway. Read about opening night here: [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong is expanding his film resume by signing on for an indie flick. [Loudwire]

- Metallica just added to your Christmas shopping with a new holiday sweater. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

- Zack de la Rocha has turned up on a new song called 'Melding of the Minds' from Deltron 3030. Listen here: [Loudwire]

- The Rock It Out! Blog gives you a closer look at popular Bay Area rock venue, Slim's. [Rock It Out! Blog]