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.
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.
Tengger Cavalry Unleash Covers of Avril Lavigne’s ‘My Happy Ending’ + ‘Sk8r Boi’
Tengger Cavalry, the Mongolian folk metal band, covered two hits from Canadian pop star Avril Lavigne and the results might surprise you.
Rocklahoma 2017 Daily Band Lineups Revealed
Rocklahoma was announced a few months ago, but now the daily breakdown of bands has been revealed.
Taking Back Sunday Plan Summer Tour with Every Time I Die + More
Taking Back Sunday will be hitting the road this summer, sharing dates with Every Time I Die and more.
2017 Record Store Day: Guide to Rock + Metal Releases
The large list of special Record Store Day releases have been revealed. See what's in store for hard rock and metal fans.
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.'
Inaugural Scars and Stripes Festival to Feature 3 Doors Down, Asking Alexandria, Pop Evil …
The inaugural Scars and Stripes festival in Las Vegas will feature 3 Doors Down, Asking Alexandria, Pop Evil and more.
Peter Criss Plans Last U.S. Live Performance
Former KISS drummer Peter Criss has announced plans for his final U.S. concert performance.
Animals as Leaders Unleash Colorful ‘Cognitive Contortions’ Video
Animals as Leaders have revealed a colorful, performance-based video for their song 'Cognitive Contortions.'
Warrant To Unleash New Album ‘Louder Harder Faster’ in May
Warrant have been hard at work and will issue the 'Louder Harder Faster' album in May.