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.
Anthrax to Perform on ‘Late Night with Seth Meyers’
Mark your calendars! Anthrax will perform their song 'Monster at the End' during an appearance on 'Late Night With Seth Meyers' on Aug. 24.
Geoff Tate’s Operation: Mindcrime Unveil New Song ‘The Fight’
Get a listen to the somber and melodic new Operation: Mindcrime song 'The Fight.'
Ozzy Osbourne Being Sued by Bob Daisley for Unpaid Royalties [Update]
Former Ozzy Osbourne bassist Bob Daisley is once again taking legal action against Osbourne, this time over unpaid song royalties.
The Amity Affliction Unveil ‘All F–ked Up’ Lyric Video
The Amity Affliction have another new song to check out as you can view the lyric video for 'All F--ked Up.'
Skillet, ‘Unleashed’ – Album Review
Check out our review of the new Skillet album 'Unleashed.'
Bill Ward Issues Statement That He Won’t Be Playing on Black Sabbath ‘The End’ UK Tour
Bill Ward has issued a statement that he won't be playing on any of the shows on Black Sabbath's 'The End' tour.
X Japan Documentary ‘We Are X’ To Receive October Theatrical Release
X Japan's 'We Are X' will receive a theatrical release in October.
Jason Newsted Reveals Tour Dates With New Band; Video Surfaces of Acoustic Performance
Jason Newsted has revealed a handful of new tour dates with his new band and video has surfaced of the musician playing acoustically.
Red Fang Plot Late 2016 U.S. Tour; Music Featured on Pinball Machine
Red Fang will be heading out on a tour in November and December and also announced that their music is now featured in a new pinball machine.
Opeth Unveil Behind-the-Scenes Studio Video, Announce Charity Vinyl Edition of ‘Sorceress’
Opeth recently revealed that their latest studio album 'Sorceress' will be released Sept. 30, and now they've unveiled a studio video and announced a charity vinyl version of the disc.
Faith No More Share Live 1986 ‘The Jungle’ Footage in Advance of ‘We Care a Lot’ Reissue
Faith No More's debut album 'We Care a Lot' was released in 1985, and the long out of print release will get the deluxe reissue treatment on Aug. 19.
Slipknot, Avenged Sevenfold, Deftones, Slayer + More To Play Knotfest Mexico 2016
The lineup for this year's Knotfest Mexico is stacked, with Slipknot, Avenged Sevenfold, Deftones, Slayer and more.