A professional pop culture junkie for more than 25 years, Jeff Giles regularly surfaces in a number of far-flung locations on the Web.
Brian May Says the Freddie Mercury Biopic Is Happening
Queen guitarist Brian May says the movie dedicated to the band's late singer is closer to the big screen than ever.
Meet Motley Crue’s Secret ‘Smokin’ in the Boys Room’ Harmonica Player
Although Vince Neil was credited with playing harmonica on Motley Crue's breakthrough hit, it was performed by veteran Micky Raphael.
35 Years Ago: REO Speedwagon Follow Up Their Breakthrough With ‘Good Trouble’
After years of plugging away, REO Speedwagon finally topped the charts with 1980's Hi Infidelity — and they didn't waste time with their follow-up effort.
Michael Anthony Sees ‘Some Kind of Proper Closure’ in a Van Halen Reunion
Several weeks after going on record as saying "now's the time" for Van Halen to reunite its classic rhythm section and put together a tour with David Lee Roth and Sammy Hagar.
David Lee Roth Sort of Comments on New Van Halen Book
Former Van Halen manager Noel E. Monk's new memoir of his years with the band contains plenty of backstage stories, many of them involving singer David Lee Roth.
Bob Seger Makes a Dozen Albums Available for Streaming and Download
After years of holding out, Bob Seger has joined the digital distribution era.
35 Years Ago: Eddie Money Rebounds With ‘No Control’
After three straight Top 40 albums, Eddie Money was riding high in the early '80s — in more ways than one.
Ted Nugent Says He Will No Longer Engage in ‘Hateful Rhetoric’
After years of making headlines with belligerent statements about left-leaning politicians and their supporters, Ted Nugent has pledged to take a more thoughtful approach from now on.
Metallica Funko Pop! Figures Coming This Summer
The members of Metallica are going from Master of Puppets to being immortalized in the Funko Pop! family of figures.
Toto Announce 40th Anniversary Compilation and Tour Dates
Toto will celebrate their 40th anniversary with an extensive tour — and a new compilation featuring new music alongside remastered hits.