A professional pop culture junkie for more than 25 years, Jeff Giles regularly surfaces in a number of far-flung locations on the Web.
Peter Criss Says ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll Is Over’
Former Kiss drummer Peter Criss has had his differences of opinion with ex-bandmate Gene Simmons, but they agree in at least one respect: both men seem to think rock is dead.
John Mellencamp Says Rock’s Glory Days Are Over
For decades, rock was the center of the American music world, but that's been changing for some time now, and John Mellencamp doesn't see it ever coming back.
25 Years Ago: Rob Halford Leaves Judas Priest
Judas Priest survived the '80s, only to see singer Rob Halford exit the group in the spring of 1992.
Watch Warrant’s New ‘Louder Harder Faster’ Video: Exclusive Premiere
Warrant are warming up for the May 12 release of their new Louder Harder Faster LP with the official video for the title track, debuting today.
Watch Eddie Vedder Cover Talking Heads, Squeeze, Neil Young
The annual Hot Stove Cool Music benefit concert brought out Eddie Vedder for a covers-filled set.
Bruce Springsteen Recalls Early IRS Woes: ‘They Came After Us’
After years of struggling to find an audience, Bruce Springsteen made it big in the mid-'70s — and soon discovered that failing to pay one's taxes can have some pretty painful consequences.
Listen to Rockabye Baby’s ‘Lullaby Renditions of the Doors’
The Doors join the growing ranks of artists to receive the Rockabye Baby treatment with the April 28 release of Rockabye Baby! Lullaby Renditions of the Doors.
10 Years Ago: Kiss Guitarist Mark St. John Dies
After appearing on just one Kiss album, Mark St. John slipped into obscurity before passing away under murky circumstances in April of 2007.
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.
Mick Jagger and John Fogerty Appear on Brad Paisley’s New ‘Love and War’ LP
Country superstar Brad Paisley reached out to some famous friends in the rock world while working on his new Love and War album.