Chad Bowar

  • Music writer and radio-news sports anchor at WBT-AM in Charlotte, NC
  • Published in Loudwire, Noisecreep, Outburn, Hails and Horns, AMP, Lollipop, Loud Fast Rules, and more
  • Covered Ozzfest, Warped Tour, Carolina Rebellion, and the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival


Chad Bowar is a former writer for ThoughtCo and contributed work for over 10 years. He has been involved in heavy metal for over 25 years and has written for national music publications and sites including Loudwire, Noisecreep, Outburn, Hails and Horns, AMP, Lollipop, Loud Fast Rules and more.

Chad has done hundreds of interviews with members of bands in every genre of metal and has covered events like Ozzfest, Warped Tour, Carolina Rebellion, and the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival. He has also worked in radio for the past two decades at stations all over the country. Chad may appear to be an accountant, but looks can be deceiving. 


B.A., University of South Dakota

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