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.
Banjo Guy Ollie Unveils Metallica ‘Enter Sandman’ Cover
Metallica's iconic single "Enter Sandman" has been given a twangy makeover by Banjo Guy Ollie.
Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators To Release ‘Live at the Roxy’ on DVD
'Live at the Roxy 14.25.9' will be released on DVD June 15. Other formats include Blu-ray, double CD and triple LP.
KISS’ Gene Simmons Has a Problem With Bands Who Use Backing Tracks
KISS' Gene Simmons calls out bands who use backing tracks in their shows, especially when fans are paying for expensive tickets.
Taylor Momsen + Mark Tremonti Guest and A.J. Pero Tribute on ‘That Metal Show’
The Pretty Reckless' Taylor Momsen and Tremonti's Mark Tremonti guest on 'That Metal Show,' which this week also features an A.J. Pero tribute.
Killswitch Engage 2014 Halloween Show to Be Released on DVD
Among the items on Killswitch Engage's agenda is a new DVD featuring footage from their 2014 Halloween show.
Kirk Von Hammett’s Fear FestEvil 2015 Adds Carnival of Chaos
Kirk Von Hammett's Fear FestEvil has added a special Carnival of Chaos and more rock and horror luminaries.
Otep Responds to Contract Ploy Allegations by ‘Civil Unrest’ Tour Organizers
Otep Shamaya has responded to allegations that her exit from the Civil Unrest tour was financially motivated.
Atreyu Unleash ‘So Others May Live’ Performance Video
Atreyu are taking viewers up onstage for their new "So Others May Live" video.
Adler Announce Summer 2015 Live Dates in U.S. + South America
Steven Adler and his self-titled band will return to the road this summer, with dates in the U.S. and South America.
Classic Guns N’ Roses Live Shows To See Album Release
Live Radio Broadcasts will be released April 27 via Bandana Records, though the band's involvement in the double album hasn't been confirmed.