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.
Broken Hope’s ‘Mutilated & Assimilated’ Album to Feature Band Members Playing Jeff Hannema…
After purchasing six of Jeff Hanneman's guitars last year, Broken Hope's Jeremy Wagner has made good on plans to use them while recording their next album.
Geoff Tate, Tim ‘Ripper’ Owens + Blaze Bayley Team Up For November ‘Trinity’ Tour
Geoff Tate, Tim 'Ripper Owens and Blaze Bayley are set to unite for the 'Trinity' tour in November.
Trans-Siberian Orchestra Announce ‘The Ghosts of Christmas Eve’ 2016 Winter Tour
Trans-Siberian Orchestra will bring back 'The Ghosts of Christmas Eve' for their 20th anniversary winter tour.
Dope Let Vulnerability Show With ‘Hold On’ Video
Dope deliver one of their more personal music videos with 'Hold On.'
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.