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.
Ozzy Osbourne Visits Patients at Birmingham’s Children’s Hospital
Ozzy Osbourne recently stopped by the Birmingham Children's Hospital to visit with patients and to lend his support to a campaign for a new rare disease center.
‘Saturday Night Live’ Spoofs Band Kickstarter Campaigns
Seen one too many band Kickstarter campaigns? Laugh along as 'Saturday Night Live' spoofs the crowdfunding craze.
Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne Reportedly Split [UPDATED]
According to reports, Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne have split up, with Ozzy moving out of their shared home.
Axl Rose on Joining AC/DC: ‘I’m Happy and Excited,’ But It’s ‘Inappropriate to Be Celebrat…
Axl Rose and Angus Young discuss Axl joining AC/DC's lineup in place of Brian Johnson.
Pearl Jam Rock ‘Ten’ Album in Its Entirety in Philadelphia
Pearl Jam revisited their 'Ten' album in its entirety during their Friday (Apr. 29) performance at Philadelphia's Wells Fargo Center.
Flashback: Prince Performs Foo Fighters, Queen + Jimi Hendrix During Unforgettable Super B…
In 2007, Prince delivered the Super Bowl halftime show that many are judged by, covering Foo Fighters, Queen, Jimi Hendrix and more amidst his own hits.
Pearl Jam Cancel North Carolina Show Over HB2 Legislation
Pearl Jam are bowing out of their Raleigh show over North Carolina's HB2 legislation.
Guns N’ Roses Welcome AC/DC’s Angus Young at Coachella 2016
After revealing that Axl Rose would be singing for AC/DC, Guns N' Roses put an exclamation point on the announcement by welcoming Angus Young at Coachella.
Metallica Rock Berkeley’s Rasputin Music for Record Store Day [Update]
As Record Store Day Ambassadors, Metallica leaned heavy on 'Kill 'Em All' and 'Ride the Lightning' songs for their Rasputin Music in-store appearance.
Ace Frehley Hospitalized for Exhaustion and Dehydration
Ace Frehley has canceled his Saturday night (April 16) show in Poughkeepsie after being hospitalized for symptoms related to exhaustion and dehydration.