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.
Alien Ant Farm Guitarist Pleads Guilty to Assaulting Audience Member in U.K.
Alien Ant Farm guitarist Terry Corso entered a guilty plea to charges of assaulting an audience member after a liquid was thrown on him at a show in the U.K.
Avenged Sevenfold, ‘The Stage’ – Album Review
Read our review of the new Avenged Sevenfold album 'The Stage.'
Testament, ‘Brotherhood of the Snake’ – Album Review
Read our review of Testament's new album, 'Brotherhood of the Snake.'
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.
Korn Unveil ‘Take Me’ Video
Korn have released the video for 'Take Me' off their new album 'The Serenity of Suffering.'
Adrenaline Mob Enter Studio to Record New Album for 2017
Adrenaline Mob are heading back into the studio to start work on an album expected in early 2017.
Entombed A.D. Release ‘Dead Dawn’ Video, Unveil 2017 North American Tour Dates
Entombed A.D. have released the video for the title track from their 'Dead Dawn' album and announced their upcoming North American tour for 2017.
The Pretty Reckless, ‘Who You Selling For’ – Album Review
Should you pick up The Pretty Reckless' 'Who You Selling For' album? Read our review.
Original Alice Cooper Band Members Ready Black Friday Release; Bassist Preps Beasto Blanco…
Alice Cooper and members of his original band will release 'Live From the Astroturf' on Black Friday, and bassist Chuck Garric has a new Beasto Blanco album.
Jane’s Addiction, Bad Brains + MC5 Members React to Rock Hall Nominations
Members of Jane's Addiction, Bad Brains and MC5 have offered statements on being nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Animals as Leaders Unveil ‘Arithmophobia’ From ‘The Madness of Many’ Album
Take a listen to the new Animals as Leaders song 'Arithmophobia' from 'The Madness of Many' album.
August Burns Red To Play ‘Messengers’ Album in Full on 2017 Tour
August Burns Red have booked a 2017 tour to celebrate the 10th anniversary of their 'Messengers' album.