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.
Who Performing at ‘Grammy Nominations Concert’
It's a big year for the Who and it will get a little bigger on Dec. 5 when the band performs at the 'Grammy Nominations Concert Live -- Countdown to Music's Biggest Night' special.
Rolling Stones’ Ron Wood Secretly Married?
Is the Rolling Stones' Ron Wood a wedded man? That was the question on the tongues of many when he and fiancée Sally Humphreys turned up wearing matching silver bands on their wedding fingers Tuesday (Nov. 27) at the British Fashion Awards.
Win Motorhead’s ‘The World Is Ours, Vol. 2′
Motorhead just keep on rocking, and this year saw the release of their latest live collection, 'The World Is Ours, Vol. 2 -- Anyplace Crazy as Anywhere Else.' Just in time for the holiday rush, Ultimate Classic Rock is offering you a chance to win this standout set on both vinyl and Blu-ra…
Queen Drummer Roger Taylor Doing Solo Album
Queen's Roger Taylor has been keeping busy over the past year, playing the occasional show with the band, getting the Queen Extravaganza project off the ground, and quietly starting work on a solo record.
Bon Jovi on ‘Tragedy’ of Daughter’s Arrest
Jon Bon Jovi and his family have been in the headlines over the past week as his daughter was arrested after a heroin overdose, but the rocker is moving forward after the difficult week and is thankful for all the support he and his family have received.
Jimmy Page Details Post-Led Zeppelin Reunion Attempt to Find New Singer
Led Zeppelin gave us one great night in 2007 that's turned into the new 'Celebration Day' concert film, but Jimmy Page reveals that he always thought more shows would follow. The only problem was that Robert Plant was busy with his own project at the time.
Paul McCartney Rallies for Non-Turkey Meals
As we head toward the holidays, legendary rocker and animal rights activist Paul McCartney is urging fans to find other options than turkey for their family gatherings.
Chickenfoot Announce Massive ‘I + III + LV’ Box Set
Chickenfoot fans will be able to celebrate the band's entire output with a very special box set early next year. The group have announced the 'I + III + LV' collection, which will encompass both of their first two albums, plus the limited-edition live album they put out.
Bon Jovi’s Daughter Will Not Face Charges
The daughter of rocker Jon Bon Jovi will not face any jail time after her alleged heroin overdose, as the D.A. in the case has dropped all charges against her.
Def Leppard’s Phil Collen Raises $20K for Charity
Def Leppard's Phil Collen has no doubt raised the spirits of those being treated at the Gerson Institute in San Diego, as his 'Wings' guitar just netted $15,000 in an auction with the proceeds going to the organization's holistic cancer therapy efforts.