A professional pop culture junkie for more than 25 years, Jeff Giles regularly surfaces in a number of far-flung locations on the Web, including Rotten Tomatoes, Ultimate Classic Rock, and Diffuser. He's also the editor-in-chief of Popdose and the author of the books "Llanview in the Afternoon: An Oral History of 'One Life to Live'" and "Uncle John's Beer-Topia."
Keith Richards Recalls Making the Rolling Stones’ ‘Gimme Shelter’
The Rolling Stones' most enduring classics have been part of our collective soundtrack for so long that it can be easy to forget that they all had to start with an idea.
How Jon Bon Jovi’s Buffalo Bills Bid Was Thwarted by Donald Trump
Jon Bon Jovi's efforts to join a group of investors and purchase the NFL's Buffalo Bills franchise unraveled into a public relations nightmare in 2014.
U2’s New LP Was Inspired by Bono’s Health Crisis
A medical issue that turned into a "major fright" for U2 singer Bono helped fuel the songwriting for the band's upcoming 'Songs of Experience' album.
Bob Seger Starts ‘Road to Recovery’ After Surgery
Just weeks after postponing his 2017 tour due to an "urgent medical issue," Bob Seger has assured fans that all is well.
Tom Petty Fans Organized a Vampire Walk to Celebrate His Birthday
The night before what would have been Tom Petty's 67th birthday, a group of fans convened along the Southern California thoroughfare name-checked in his classic hit single "Free Fallin'."
Steely Dan Start Life Without Walter Becker
Weeks after the death of co-founder Walter Becker, surviving Steely Dan bandleader Donald Fagen has taken the group's new lineup on the road.
John Lodge Talks New Moody Blues DVD and Rock Hall Nomination
The Moody Blues' ongoing 50th anniversary celebration for their landmark 'Days of Future Passed' LP will include a new live DVD of the album being performed in concert.
Listen to Metallica’s ‘Master of Puppets’ Demo
As the deluxe reissue of Metallica's Master of Puppets album draws closer to its long-awaited release, the band is further whetting fans' appetites with a previously unreleased demo of the title track.
Tom Petty Laid to Rest in Private Ceremony
Two weeks after his sudden death at the age of 66, Tom Petty was buried in a private ceremony.
Pink Joins Guns N’ Roses for ‘Patience’ at Madison Square Garden
Guns N' Roses delivered the first show in a three-night stand at Madison Square Garden last night — and treated fans to a little extra vocal firepower from Pink.