Chad has been writing about music since the mid '90s in genres ranging from mainstream pop to extreme metal. His work has appeared in numerous magazines and websites across the globe. He's currently the heavy metal editor for About.com and contributes to many other publications. Chad has worked in radio for more than a quarter century and resides in Charlotte.
Alex Lifeson on Rush: ‘We Will Be Doing Things Together Again’
In a new interview, Rush guitarist Alex Lifeson stated that the members of the band 'will be doing things together again.'
Wednesday 13 Plots Summer 2017 Tour With Once Human + More
Wednesday 13 will be hitting the road this summer with Once Human and more.
GWAR to Release ‘Orgasmageddon’ Comic in June
Get ready for the new GWAR comic, 'Orgasmageddon.'
2017 Record Store Day: Guide to Rock + Metal Releases
The large list of special Record Store Day releases have been revealed. See what's in store for hard rock and metal fans.
Taking Back Sunday Plan Summer Tour with Every Time I Die + More
Taking Back Sunday will be hitting the road this summer, sharing dates with Every Time I Die and more.
Five Finger Death Punch’s Jeremy Spencer to Appear in Horror Movie ‘Murder Hill’
Five Finger Death Punch drummer Jeremy Spencer is ready for his close-up, as he'll appear in the upcoming horror flick 'Murder Hill.'
Inaugural Scars and Stripes Festival to Feature 3 Doors Down, Asking Alexandria, Pop Evil …
The inaugural Scars and Stripes festival in Las Vegas will feature 3 Doors Down, Asking Alexandria, Pop Evil and more.
Poison Drummer Rikki Rockett Remains Cancer Free One Year After Experimental Therapy
In a new update, Poison drummer Rikki Rockett reveals that he's still cancer free one year after starting an experimental immunotherapy.
Warrant To Unleash New Album ‘Louder Harder Faster’ in May
Warrant have been hard at work and will issue the 'Louder Harder Faster' album in May.
Don Dokken: No New Shows With Classic Dokken Lineup Are Planned
Don Dokken reaffirms that no additional shows with the classic Dokken lineup are planned after 2016's run of shows in Japan.
All That Remains Unveil Artwork + Track Listing For ‘Madness’ Album
All That Remains have rolled out more details for their 'Madness' album, serving up the 'Safe House' lyric video, album artwork and a track listing.
Megadeth’s David Ellefson Plans Grand Opening of Minnesota Coffee Shop
Megadeth bassist David Ellefson is opening his first coffee shop, selling his own brand of coffee and EMP label merchandise. Details inside.