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.
Rise Against, ‘Wolves’ – Album Review
Read Loudwire's review of the new Rise Against album, 'Wolves.'
Metal Maya Festival Adds Hatebreed, Crowbar, Whitechapel + More
As if the Metal Maya festival didn't rock enough, Hatebreed, Crowbar, Whitechapel and more have joined the lineup.
Chris Cornell’s Widow Says They ‘Still Have Several Unanswered Questions’ Surrounding Sing…
In a new statement from the Cornell family, the singer's widow says they are still awaiting the police toxicology reports and have several unanswered questions.
Projected, Featuring Sevendust, Alter Bridge + Tremonti Members, Reveal New Album Details
Projected, the band featuring members of Sevendust, Alter Bridge and Tremonti, have revealed details behind their 'Ignite My Insanity' album.
Memphis May Fire Unveil Introspective ‘That’s Just Life’ Video
Memphis May Fire let you know it's okay not to be okay with their 'That's Just Life' video.
Ded: ‘We Are Cooking Our Own Meal’ With ‘Mis.an.thrope’ Album [Carolina Rebellion Intervie…
We chat with Ded's Joe Coleta and David Ludlow at Carolina Rebellion about their 'Mis.an.thrope' album, their early success and the Phoenix music scene.
Volbeat’s Rob Caggiano Talks ‘Seal the Deal’ Success, Big 4 Memories, U.S. Festival Explo…
We caught up with Volbeat's Rob Caggiano at Carolina Rebellion, and he talked about the band's latest album, the U.S. festival scene and more.
Queensryche, Tesla + Lita Ford Lead 2018 Monsters of Rock Cruise
The lineup for the 2018 Monsters of Rock Cruise has been revealed.
Carolina Rebellion 2017: Exclusive Seether Interview + Photos
We caught Seether at Carolina Rebellion, and we also spoke with bassist Dale Stewart about the band's new album, playing with Clint Lowery and more.
Carolina Rebellion 2017: Exclusive Three Days Grace Interview + Photos
We caught Three Days Grace during their set at Carolina Rebellion, and we also caught up with singer Matt Walst, who gave us the status on the band's next album.
Philip Anselmo’s Bill & Phil Unveil Video for ‘Dirty Eye’
Watch the the bloody awesome new Bill & Phil video for 'Dirty Eye.'
Deep Purple’s Ian Paice Says ‘There’s No Point’ to Consider Reunion With Ritchie Blackmore
While he didn't rule it out, Deep Purple's Ian Paice says there's really no point of a reunion with Ritchie Blackmore.