For as long as he can remember, Chuck has been crazy about rock and roll. His first concert was Def Leppard at the age of 6 - and the rest, as they say, is history. He's been on-air for one of the biggest rock radio stations in the country (you can call him F 'Em Up Chuck) and now he's enjoying life living in New York City. Keep on rockin' in the free world!
Flipping Through the New Book ‘Metallica: Back to the Front’
Though Metallica have been working on it for more than two years, you could say 'Back to the Front' has really been in the making for three decades.
Unboxing Metallica’s ‘Kill ‘Em All’ Deluxe Box Set
We got our hands on the deluxe box set reissue of Metallica's debut album, and trust us when we say you need to add it to your collection.
Fans Find Original 7-Inch Singles From Jack White’s Early Band, the Upholsterers
Die-hard fans of Jack White know all about his history -- and we're not talking about the work he did with the White Stripes (come on).
Vital Vinyl: Ville Valo Discusses HIM’s Massive Retrospective Box Set
Just in time for Christmas, Finnish alt rockers HIM are giving fans a complete retrospective of their work from 1996-2003.
‘The Vinyl Revival’ Gets Summed Up In New Infographic
It's no secret we here at Diffuser are fans of vinyl.
Listen to Classic ’90s Alternative Rock Songs Transformed Into 8-Bit Versions
See how many of these transformed '90s tunes you recognize!
Sully Erna Hosts Early Preview of Upcoming Godsmack Album ‘1000hp’
On Tuesday (June 10), Republic Records invited a small group of press to Quad Studios in New York City to listen to brand new music from Godsmack. On hand to host the night was none other than the band's frontman himself, Sully Erna.
Metallica Release Official Live Video of New Song ‘Lords of Summer’
By now, Metallica fans across the world have heard the band's latest song, 'Lords of Summer.' Whether it was through the initial cell phone video, fan-made live video or Metallica's 'Garage Demo Version' of the song, there have been several ways to consume it. Adding to the list, Metallica released …
2014 Record Store Day: Guide to Rock + Metal
From cassette tapes and CDs to vinyl and books, Record Store Day has become an annual tradition for music fans and collectors to join together to get their hands on exclusive items that span genres. While you can pick up releases from a wide range of genres, we want to take a closer look at what roc…
Staind’s Aaron Lewis Offers His Thoughts on Guitarist Mike Mushok Joining Newsted
Staind frontman Aaron Lewis has been busy as of late focusing on his original country music. With his focus away from Staind, another member of the band, guitarist Mike Mushok, joined forces with Jason Newsted's metal outfit earlier this year. Since that announcement, Lewis hasn't said much about Mu…