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.
Killswitch Engage’s Jesse Leach: We’re ‘Starting to Get Some Ideas for the New Record’
Killswitch Engage frontman Jesse Leach offers a new album update as well as details on his other various projects.
Otherwise Lights Up Night with ‘Darker Side of the Moon’ [Video]
Otherwise have just unveiled their brand new video for the current hit single, 'Darker Side of the Moon.'
Clutch’s Neil Fallon: I ‘Treat Concerts the Way I Do a Dinner – Turn Your Phone Off’
Clutch frontman Neil Fallon says those recording on phones at shows are missing the live experience.
Foo Fighters to Play Week-Long ‘Late Show With David Letterman’ Residency
Foo Fighters will be spending the week with 'The Late Show With David Letterman' beginning Oct. 13, welcoming special guests each night.
AFI’s Davey Havok and Jade Puget’s XTRMST Releasing Self-Titled Debut in November
It has been revealed that the group's self-titled debut album will be released Nov. 18 via Dim Mak Records
Live Unveils ‘We Open the Door’ From ‘The Turn’
Live are digging deeper into their 'The Turn' album, offering up the new song 'We Open the Door' in advance of the album release.
Fozzy Announces New Bassist Jeff Rouse, Winter 2014 Headlining Tour
Fozzy will keep touring into late 2014 and they've announced that bassist Jeff Rouse is now a full member of the group.
Nonpoint Unveils ‘Breaking Skin’ Video
Nonpoint have unveiled the video for the single 'Breaking Skin.' The powerful clip was directed by Justin Reich.
Jason Newsted Steps Away From Social Networking Sites
It appears no immediate future communication or interaction via social networking sites will be coming from Newsted.
Ace Frehley to Embark on November 2014 U.S. Tour
Ace Frehley is ready to take 'Space Invader' on the road. He just revealed his new live band and November 2014 tour dates.
Slayer Inspired Scion To Be Unveiled at November Car Show
Slayer are taking things to the next level with a vehicle inspired by the band.
Black Label Society Teams Up with Hatebreed, Butcher Babies for Winter Tour
Black Label Society will take out Hatebreed and Butcher Babies for late 2014 and early 2015 tour dates.