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.
Testament, ‘Brotherhood of the Snake’ – Album Review
Read our review of Testament's new album, 'Brotherhood of the Snake.'
Iron Maiden’s Steve Harris Says Pay-To-Play Is ‘Just Wrong’
Iron Maiden legend Steve Harris says bands should never have to pay to be on a tour bill.
Korn Unveil ‘Take Me’ Video
Korn have released the video for 'Take Me' off their new album 'The Serenity of Suffering.'
Adrenaline Mob Enter Studio to Record New Album for 2017
Adrenaline Mob are heading back into the studio to start work on an album expected in early 2017.
Jane’s Addiction, Bad Brains + MC5 Members React to Rock Hall Nominations
Members of Jane's Addiction, Bad Brains and MC5 have offered statements on being nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Opeth’s Mikael Akerfeldt Talks ‘Sorceress,’ Beer, Record Collecting + More
Opeth frontman Mikael Akerfeldt discusses the band's new album, their new beer and his fascinating approach to record collecting.
Metallica Rock ‘For Whom the Bell Tolls’ in Recap of New York Webster Hall Show
Go inside Metallica's recent Webster Hall show in New York City with a focus on the performance of 'For Whom the Bell Tolls.'
Maynard James Keenan Book Tour Moderators Include Kim Thayil, Billy Howerdel + More
Maynard James Keenan will be joined by friends like Kim Thayil, Billy Howerdel and more as moderators for his upcoming book tour.
Wovenwar Unveil ‘World on Fire’ Single and Drum Play Through Video
Wovenwar have unveiled the new song 'World on Fire' via a newly posted drum through video featuring Jordan Mancino.
Evanescence to Release ‘The Ultimate Collection’ Vinyl Box Set in December
Evanescence have detailed what will be part of 'The Ultimate Collection' vinyl box set, which is due in December.
Alter Bridge, ‘The Last Hero’ – Album Review
Read our review of the new Alter Bridge album, 'The Last Hero.'
Slipknot Guitarist Jim Root Recovering From Back Surgery
Slipknot's guitarist Jim Root is the latest to go under the knife, undergoing back surgery.