A professional pop culture junkie for more than 25 years, Jeff Giles regularly surfaces in a number of far-flung locations on the Web.
The Beatles Take Top Two Spots in 2017 Vinyl Sales
The vinyl revival continued in 2017 — and people clearly needed more Beatles records for their turntables.
Styx, Queen and Tom Petty Win 2017 UCR Fan Choice Awards
The polls are closed and the people have spoken.
Joe Perry, Slash and Nikki Sixx Swap Spinal Tap Stories
Rock stars are supposed to be some of the coolest people on the planet, but they're definitely not immune to suffering from embarrassment.
Classic Rock Dominates 2017’s Top-Grossing Tour List
It felt like the world went through a lot of changes in 2017, but at least one thing remained the same.
James Hetfield Delivers Holiday Gifts to Police and Firefighters
Metallica frontman James Hetfield is in the holiday spirit this year.
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.
How to Sync Rock’s Most Perfect Musical New Year’s Eve Countdowns
Most of the big moments in our lives are made better with a well-chosen soundtrack, so it's well worth putting some extra thought into your New Year's Eve playlist.
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.