A professional pop culture junkie for more than 25 years, Jeff Giles regularly surfaces in a number of far-flung locations on the Web.
July’s Biggest Classic Rock Stories: 2017 in Review
During July 2017, the recurring themes in classic rock were reunions and farewells.
Steve Miller Selling Two Different $14 Million+ Dollar Homes
After Steve Miller finalizes the sale of the two homes he has on the market, he'll definitely be able to take the money and run.
James Hetfield Delivers Holiday Gifts to Police and Firefighters
Metallica frontman James Hetfield is in the holiday spirit this year.
Scorpions Singer Klaus Meine on Trump’s Plans for Border Wall: ‘It’s Like the Clock Tickin…
Scorpions singer Klaus Meine knows what it's like to live in a country with a border wall, and he's disturbed by the Trump administration's desire to build one.
Rolling Stone Magazine Finds a Buyer
Several months after news broke that the magazine was searching for a buyer, 'Rolling Stone' has changed hands.
Rock Hall Adds Bon Jovi and Moody Blues Members to Induction List
It took a little longer than expected to get official confirmation, but the Moody Blues and Bon Jovi will be entering the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with a more complete list of members than initially believed.
Gene Simmons Roast Canceled by Friars Club
Citing "recent developments" surrounding Gene Simmons, the Friars Club has canceled plans to host a roast of the Kiss co-founder next March.
Classic Rock and Classical Mix in Broadway Musical ‘Rocktopia’
Classic rock is coming to Broadway next spring — and it will have classical company.
Stevie Nicks, Chris Cornell on Oscar ‘Shortlist’ for Best Original Song
Next year's Oscar ceremony could include a bittersweet honor for Chris Cornell — and another opportunity for Stevie Nicks to add to an already impressive collection of awards.
Metallica, Rolling Stones and Tom Petty Top 2017 Best-Selling Rock Album Charts
The sales for the year have been tallied up, and Metallica's back on top of the rock 'n' roll heap.
How Billy Squier Ended up Leading an On-Air MTV Holiday Singalong
While it'd be surreal today to see a recording artist leading staffers through an on-air holiday singalong, at the time, it was a perfectly MTV thing to do.
The Doors’ Final Filmed Concert to See Release With ‘Live at the Isle of Wight 1970′
Doors fans will have a belated opportunity to revisit one of the later chapters in the band's history with singer Jim Morrison in early 2018.