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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.

Gus G + Suicide Silence’s Mark Heylmun Talk Mitch Lucker + Guitars in ‘Metalhead to Head’ Episode

Gus G - Mark Heylmun
Fuse TV

Guitarists Gus G (Ozzy Osbourne, Firewind) and Mark Heylmun (Suicide Silence) sat down for the latest episode of Fuse TV's 'Metalhead to Head' (watch part one above and part two below). There was a lot of shredding and funny stories about times their guitar kill switches accidentally engaged on stage.

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Whitechapel Hold Vocal Cover Competition For New Single ‘Mono’

Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

Whitechapel will be unleashing their latest album 'Our Endless War' on April 29 and they're having some fun en route to the release. They recently issued a new single 'Mono,' and are holding a contest in conjunction with the song. Frontman Phil Bozeman talks about it in the above video.

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Filed Under: Category: Metal, News

Machine Head To Headline 2014 Scion Rock Fest

Robb Flynn
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

The lineup for the sixth annual Scion Rock Fest has been unveiled. Among the 25 plus bands playing are headliners Machine Head and High on Fire along with Red Fang and Crowbar. The free event will be held at multiple venues in Pomona, Calif. on May 17.

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