Chad Childers has been a music lover since his parents dragged him along to an Aerosmith/Bachman Turner Overdrive show as an infant. His love of music turned into a career in the mid-90s when he left a job in the Midwest as a librarian and moved to California to intern for Westwood One Radio. That led to work researching for Casey Kasem's countdown shows, writing and producing the alternative and active rock-related prep services SpinFax, The Fax, and Rip, Read and Rock as well as doing interviews across all music and entertainment formats.
Avenged Sevenfold Announce Winter 2018 North American Tour Dates With Breaking Benjamin + …
Avenged Sevenfold announce one of the first big tours of 2018, with Breaking Benjamin and Bullet for My Valentine supporting.
KISS Lead ‘Pledge of Allegiance’ at Recent Concerts
During shows this past week, KISS lead their audience in a recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance.
Ghost’s Papa Emeritus III Plays Final Show, Transition to New ‘Papa’ Begins
As has become tradition, Ghost's current Papa Emeritus III has been removed, making way for the next successor.
Marilyn Manson Cancels Nine Shows After Onstage Injury Caused by Stage Prop
After Marilyn Manson's scary looking stage prop onstage accident, it's now been reported he'll miss nine shows recovering from an injury.
Matt Cameron Issues ‘Time Can’t Wait’ Video, Says Soundgarden Members Still Processing Gri…
Matt Cameron has issued a new lyric video for his solo track 'Time Can't Wait' and addressed how Soundgarden's members are doing after Chris Cornell's death.
Corey Taylor: NFL Players Have ‘Every Right to Take a Knee’
In a new interview, Corey Taylor discusses the controversial 'Take a Knee' protest and its true message.
Billy Corgan Serves Up ‘Pillbox’ Preview With ‘The Spaniards’ Video
Get a preview of the 'Pillbox' film with William Patrick Corgan's video for 'The Spaniards.'
Stone Temple Pilots ‘Making Music’ With New Singer, Hope to Put Out New Record Soon
In new interviews, Stone Temple Pilots discuss the progress of their singer search and hopes to release new music soon.
25 Years Ago: Stone Temple Pilots Make Their First Impression With ‘Core’
On Sept. 29, 1992, Stone Temple Pilots introduced themselves to the world with the strong debut disc 'Core.'
Pearl Jam Tease ‘Let’s Play Two’ Concert Film With Rooftop Show + ‘Corduroy’ Performance
Watch a pair of teasers for Pearl Jam's 'Let's Play Two' film with a rooftop concert and a performance of 'Corduroy.'
Fozzy Reveal Three-Show, One-Day ‘Fozzy Across America’ Performances
Get details on Fozzy's three shows in one day 'Fozzy Across America' plans.
Metallica’s James Hetfield Reveals Tragic Inspiration for ‘Here Comes Revenge’
In a chat with Marky Ramone, Metallica's James Hetfield discusses the tragic backstory behind their 'Hardwired ... To Self-Destruct' song 'Here Comes Revenge.'