Chad Childers has been a music lover since his parents dragged him along to an Aerosmith/Bachman Turner Overdrive show as an infant. His love of music turned into a career in the mid-90s when he left a job in the Midwest as a librarian and moved to California to intern for Westwood One Radio. That led to work researching for Casey Kasem's countdown shows, writing and producing the alternative and active rock-related prep services SpinFax, The Fax, and Rip, Read and Rock as well as doing interviews across all music and entertainment formats.
Alice In Chains, Tool, Avenged Sevenfold: See Photos From Rock on the Range 2018
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Bad Wolves Get Last Laugh With Birthday Prank on Five Finger Death Punch’s Zoltan Bathory
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Beastie Boys Reveal Release Details for Forthcoming Memoir
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Vicky Cornell speaks of her continued search for answers about Chris Cornell's death and her dissatisfaction with the report issued by the medical examiner.
Maynard James Keenan Begs Tool Bandmates To Finish the New Album
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Trivium Add July 2018 U.S. Tour Dates to Itinerary
Find out where and when Trivium will be playing this summer.
Doctor of Late 3 Doors Down Guitarist Matt Roberts Set to Go On Trial
Dr. Richard Snellgrove will be on trial starting this Friday for allegedly prescribing medications to Matt Roberts that weren't necessary.
Five Finger Death Punch Living the Good Life in ‘Sham Pain’ Video
Five Finger Death Punch's sense of humor is on display as they find a way to deflect any possible scrapes in their 'Sham Pain' video.
18 Years Ago: Papa Roach Break Out With ‘Infest’
On April 25, 2000, Papa Roach made their breakthrough with the 'Infest' disc.
Eagles of Death Metal’s Jesse Hughes Posts Video Apology for March for Our Lives Comments
The Eagles of Death Metal frontman says his initial post didn't accurately convey what he wanted to express and he never meant to impugn America's youth.