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.
Slipknot Guitarist Jim Root Recovering From Back Surgery
Slipknot's guitarist Jim Root is the latest to go under the knife, undergoing back surgery.
Ramones To Have Street Named After Them in Queens, New York
Legendary punk band the Ramones will have a street in their hometown of Queens named after them.
Mastodon Begin Work on New Album With Producer Brendan O’Brien
Mastodon's Brent Hinds has revealed in an Instagram post that the band has begun work on a new record with producer Brendan O'Brien
Sharon Osbourne Says She and Ozzy Have ‘Worked Out’ Marital Issues
While appearing on 'Conan,' Sharon Osbourne revealed that she and Ozzy Osbourne have worked out their marital issues and also joked about the situation.
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Ex-Megadeth Guitarist Chris Poland Recalls Dave Mustaine’s Reaction to Death of Cliff Burt…
In an interview, Chris Poland reflects on the 'Peace Sells' album and shares a bit about Dave Mustaine's reaction to the death of former bandmate Cliff Burton.
Glenn Hughes Debuts New Video ‘Heavy’ Featuring Chad Smith
Glenn Hughes has revealed his new video for 'Heavy' featuring a guest turn by Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith.
Watch One of Lemmy Kilmister’s Final Video Interviews
Just a few months before his death, Lemmy Kilmister took part in this video interview at the Rainbow Bar and Grill.
Don Dokken Reveals Classic Dokken Lineup Writing a New Song for Reunion Tour
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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.
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.
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.