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.
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Kirk Hammett's company KHDK Electronics is the Ghoul Screamer guitar pedal, which will be available beginning Oct. 31.
Metallica fans can watch a recap and get audio from the band's recent show in St. Petersburg, Russia.
The Harp Twins are back with another Metallica cover. This time around twin sisters Camille and Kennerly Kitt give "One" the ethereal harp treatment.
As part of a contest to be a zombie in the Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 video game, a clip has been released that you can watch above that features celebrities "auditioning" to be zombies.
Metallica's Kirk Hammett will be selling his KVH Toys and doing signings at the 2015 Comic-Con in San Diego.
Viral virtuoso Rob Scallon breaks out his upright bass to cover Metallica's 'Anesthesia.'
The San Francisco Giants recently hosted the third annual Metallica Day at AT&T Park.
Rob Scallon's 'May-tallica' fun continues with a blistering banjo cover of 'Battery.'
Metallica are very familiar with Quebec's Colisee Pepsi, playing seven shows in the arena dating back to 1989.
As Record Store Day ambassador, Dave Grohl professes his love for Metallica.