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.
Deftones’ Chino Moreno to Perform Inside an Icelandic Volcano
Deftones frontman Chino Moreno will play an acoustic set inside the Thrihnuagigur volcano.
KISS’ Gene Simmons Brings African Foster Son to U.S. For Surgery
KISS' Gene Simmons has invited foster son Zinnah Sambolah from Africa to the U.S. while he undergoes surgery on his leg.
Corrosion of Conformity Drummer Reed Mullin Rejoins Band After Recent Alcohol-Related Seiz…
After suffering an alcohol-related seizure and not expected to return, Corrosion of Conformity drummer Reed Mullin played the final show of their recent tour.
Sevendust Plan August 2016 North American Tour with Crobot + Red Tide Rising
Sevendust will play a mix of U.S. and Canadian dates in August with support from Crobot and Red Tide Rising.
Sixx: A.M. Chronicle Multiple Show Day in ‘A Tale of Two Cities’ Video
Sixx: A.M. love to rock, and in a new video short you get to follow the band as they play in both San Antonio and Dallas for festivals on the same day.
82-Year-Old ‘America’s Got Talent’ Contestant Rocks Drowning Pool’s ‘Bodies’
82-year-old John Hetlinger surprised and delighted the 'America's Got Talent' judges with his rendition of Drowning Pool's 'Bodies.'
Jim Breuer Talks ‘Songs From the Garage,’ AC/DC, Ozzy + More
Loudwire caught up with Jim Breuer for a chat about his new album, the guest spot from AC/DC's Brian Johnson and more.
Volbeat, ‘Seal the Deal & Let’s Boogie’ – Album Review
Before you pick up Volbeat's 'Seal the Deal & Let's Boogie,' be sure to check out our album review.
Skeletonwitch Book August 2016 ‘No Sleep ‘Til Vancouver’ Tour
Skeletonwitch have revealed dates for their 'No Sleep 'Til Vancouver' trek, which will includes stops in the U.S. and Canada.
Machine Head Unleash New Single ‘Is There Anybody Out There’
Machine Head have revealed a new song called 'Is There Anybody Out There' along with a video on the making of the track.
Jack White Writes Theme For TV Show ‘Maya and Marty’
Jack White has lent his musical talents to create the theme for NBC's 'Maya and Marty.'
L.A. Guns’ Phil Lewis + Tracii Guns to Reunite for Handful of Shows
L.A. Guns' Phil Lewis and Tracii Guns will reunite for a handful of shows in the coming months.