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.
Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow Plan June Release of ‘Live in Birmingham 2016′
Get ready for the double-disc concert album 'Live in Birmingham 2016' featuring the return to the stage of Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow.
Wakrat Unleash Politically Charged ‘Sober Addiction’ Video
Watch Wakrat pushing some buttons with a clever costume in the 'Sober Addiction' video.
GWAR to Release ‘Orgasmageddon’ Comic in June
Get ready for the new GWAR comic, 'Orgasmageddon.'
Miss May I to Embark on Summer 2017 North American Tour
Miss May I have announced plans to embark on a summer 2017 North American tour. See dates and details inside.
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.'
Peter Criss Plans Last U.S. Live Performance
Former KISS drummer Peter Criss has announced plans for his final U.S. concert performance.
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.
Highly Suspect Unveil Visually Stunning Video for ‘My Name Is Human’
Highly Suspect were nominated for a Best Rock Song Grammy for "My Name is Human," which also topped the rock chart, and now they've released a new video for the tune.
Black Stone Cherry To Embark on Spring Tour; Announce Summer Dates
Black Stone Cherry have unveiled dates for a summer U.S. tour.
Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Puts Classic 1968 Jaguar XKE Up for Auction
Metallica guitar great Kirk Hammett has put his classic 1968 Jaguar XKE on the auction block.