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.
Bring Me the Horizon Frontman Oli Sykes’ Clothing Company Creates ‘Star Wars’ Inspired Jac…
Bring Me the Horizon frontman Oli Sykes' clothing company Drop Dead has unveiled a pair of jackets inspired by the film 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
2017 Psycho Las Vegas Lineup Includes Carcass, Abbath, Melvins, Neurosis + More
One of the underground's favorite festivals, Psycho Las Vegas, has revealed numerous bands that will be part of the 2017 festivities.
At The Drive-In Unleash ‘Governed by Contagions,’ First New Song in 16 Years
Hear At the Drive-In's first new song in 16 years, "Governed by Contagions."
Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine: Metallica’s ‘Hardwired…To Self Destruct’ Album ‘Sounds Pretty Go…
Megadeth's Dave Mustaine is given the chance to critique Metallica's new 'Hardwired ... To Self-Destruct' album.
Stone Sour Unveil Video for ‘Come What(Ever) May’ Favorite ‘Zzyzx Rd.’
In celebration of the 10th anniversary of Stone Sour's 'Come What(ever) May,' watch a new video for 'Zzyzx Rd.'
Nonpoint Unveil Video For ‘Divided.. Conquer Them,’ Plan 2017 Tour with Alter Bridge
Nonpoint have revealed their video for 'Divided ... Conquer Them' and announced dates with Alter Bridge for early 2017.
Black Sabbath Share Footage Of 1970 TV Performance of ‘Paranoid’
Want a glimpse of Black Sabbath in their early days? Watch this 1970 performance of 'Paranoid' from 'Top of the Pops.'
Metallica Catalog To Be Available on Napster After 17 Years
After famously sparring in the early 2000s, Metallica and Napster have come to an agreement with the band's music being available via Napster's service.
Skillet Reach Milestone With Their First Chart-Topping Mainstream Rock Single ‘Feel Invinc…
Congrats to Skillet, as 'Feel Invincible' is their first single to top Billboard's Mainstream Rock chart.
James Hetfield Delves Into New Metallica Songs, Admits ‘Hardwired’ Single Is ‘Not Shakespe…
James Hetfield and his Metallica bandmates delve into the 'Hardwired ... To Self-Destruct' singles and album creation.
Drowning Pool To Headline ‘Not-So-Silent-Night’ Tour, Release Lyric Video for ‘Hell To Pay…
Drowning Pool have revealed the dates for their 'Not-So-Silent-Night' tour and their' 'Hell to Pay' lyric video.
Iron Maiden’s Steve Harris Says Pay-To-Play Is ‘Just Wrong’
Iron Maiden legend Steve Harris says bands should never have to pay to be on a tour bill.