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.
38 Years Ago: Twisted Sister’s Dee Snider Testified at the 1985 PMRC Senate Hearing
Twisted Sister's Dee Snider, who was invited to testify in the 1985 Senate hearing regarding the content of songs, reflects on the experience.
Metallica Albums Ranked
See how we ranked Metallica's albums from weakest to strongest.
Rush’s ‘Time Stand Still’ Documentary to Receive November Theatrical Release
Mark Nov. 3 on your calendar to catch Rush's 'Time Stand Still' documentary in theaters.
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.
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.
Geoff Tate’s Operation: Mindcrime Unveil ‘Taking on the World’ Video
Watch three veteran vocalists lend their talents to Operation: Mindcrime's 'Taking on the World' video.
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
The classic lineup of Dokken (Don Dokken, George Lynch, Jeff Pilson and ‘Wild’ Mick Brown) are getting ready to share the stage together for the first time in more than 20 years. They'll play six shows in Japan beginning Oct. 5 as part of the "Unleashed in the East" tour...
Geoff Tate’s Operation: Mindcrime Unveil New Song ‘The Fight’
Get a listen to the somber and melodic new Operation: Mindcrime song 'The Fight.'
‘Ozzy & Jack’s World Detour’ Unveils Another Trailer
Before 'Ozzy & Jack's World Detour' arrives on History Channel, get a look at another trailer for the series.
Motorhead, ‘Clean Your Clock’ – Live Album/DVD Review
Check out our review of the new Motorhead live album/DVD 'Clean Your Clock.'
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.