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.
Original Alice Cooper Band Members Ready Black Friday Release; Bassist Preps Beasto Blanco…
Alice Cooper and members of his original band will release 'Live From the Astroturf' on Black Friday, and bassist Chuck Garric has a new Beasto Blanco album.
Jane’s Addiction, Bad Brains + MC5 Members React to Rock Hall Nominations
Members of Jane's Addiction, Bad Brains and MC5 have offered statements on being nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
August Burns Red to Play ‘Messengers’ Album in Full on 2017 Tour
August Burns Red have booked a 2017 tour to celebrate the 10th anniversary of their 'Messengers' album.
Metallica Rock ‘For Whom the Bell Tolls’ in Recap of New York Webster Hall Show
Go inside Metallica's recent Webster Hall show in New York City with a focus on the performance of 'For Whom the Bell Tolls.'
Maynard James Keenan Book Tour Moderators Include Kim Thayil, Billy Howerdel + More
Maynard James Keenan will be joined by friends like Kim Thayil, Billy Howerdel and more as moderators for his upcoming book tour.
Evanescence to Release ‘The Ultimate Collection’ Vinyl Box Set in December
Evanescence have detailed what will be part of 'The Ultimate Collection' vinyl box set, which is due in December.
Alter Bridge, ‘The Last Hero’ – Album Review
Read our review of the new Alter Bridge album, 'The Last Hero.'
Slipknot Guitarist Jim Root Recovering From Back Surgery
Slipknot's guitarist Jim Root is the latest to go under the knife, undergoing back surgery.
Rush’s ‘Time Stand Still’ Documentary to Receive November Theatrical Release
Mark Nov. 3 on your calendar to catch Rush's 'Time Stand Still' documentary in theaters.
Sharon Osbourne Says She and Ozzy Have ‘Worked Out’ Marital Issues
While appearing on 'Conan,' Sharon Osbourne revealed that she and Ozzy Osbourne have worked out their marital issues and also joked about the situation.
Marilyn Manson: ‘Say10′ Is the ‘Most Thematic and Over-Complicated Thing That I’ve Done’
Marilyn Manson shares his thoughts on the recording of his 'Say10' album.
Ex-Megadeth Guitarist Chris Poland Recalls Dave Mustaine’s Reaction to Death of Cliff Burt…
In an interview, Chris Poland reflects on the 'Peace Sells' album and shares a bit about Dave Mustaine's reaction to the death of former bandmate Cliff Burton.