A professional pop culture junkie for more than 25 years, Jeff Giles regularly surfaces in a number of far-flung locations on the Web.
Metallica Announce Local H as Winners of Worldwired Tour Contest
Metallica have tallied up the votes in their Hit the Stage contest to determine a temporary touring partner for a handful of their upcoming Worldwired dates.
Ex-Anthrax Guitarist Dan Spitz Forms New Band With Former Journey Drummer Deen Castronovo
Former Anthrax guitarist Dan Spitz is teaming up with ex-Journey drummer Deen Castronovo on a new band, with an eye toward getting started on their first album later this year.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Reveals Date and Location for 2018 Induction Ceremony
With this year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony on the books, plans are already underway for 2018.
Lynyrd Skynyrd ‘Street Survivors’ Biopic Starts Filming
Street Survivors: The True Story of the Lynyrd Skynyrd Plane Crash, a biopic dramatizing the band's early years and rise to fame, has rounded out its cast, with cameras set to start rolling today.
Listen to Mark Slaughter’s New Song, ‘Devoted': Exclusive Premiere
Slaughter frontman Mark Slaughter has released the official video for "Devoted," the second single from his upcoming sophomore solo LP Halfway There.
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Kick Off Summer 2017 Tour: Video, Set List
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers opened their 40th anniversary tour last night in Oklahoma City, delivering a career-spanning set that delivered a hefty helping of classic hits.
Michael Anthony Joins Fundraising Walk After Losing Infant Grandson to Heart Disease
Michael Anthony is honoring the short life of his infant grandson by joining an upcoming fundraising walk for Children's Hospital Los Angeles.
Alex Lifeson Says It’s ‘Unlikely’ That Rush Will Tour Again
Just in case you've been wondering whether the members of Rush have changed their minds about retiring from the road, Alex Lifeson just offered an update, and the answer still sounds like "no."
35 Years Ago: A ‘Scared S—less’ Brad Gillis Plays His First Concert With Ozzy Osbourne
Ozzy Osbourne's 1982 tour attracted more than its share of unwanted attention even before the tragic death of guitarist Randy Rhoads.
Watch Rage Against the Machine’s ‘Killing in the Name’ Performed on Toy Instruments
Rage Against the Machine's "Killing in the Name" has been performed countless times by countless artists — but almost certainly never quite like this.
Wendy Dio Says Ronnie James Dio’s Touring Hologram Is ‘Great for the Fans’
For many people, the idea of a dead star "performing" via hologram seems pretty ghoulish — but Ronnie James Dio's widow Wendy insists the technology represents the future for celebrity estates.
Def Leppard, Poison and Tesla Kick Off Summer Tour: Video, Set Lists
Def Leppard, Poison and Tesla have started their 2017 summer tour, which marked its first date April 8 at the SNHU Arena in Manchester, N.H.