A professional pop culture junkie for more than 25 years, Jeff Giles regularly surfaces in a number of far-flung locations on the Web.
40 Years Ago: Judas Priest Play Their First U.S. Concert, Opening for REO Speedwagon
We spoke with REO Speedwagon's Kevin Cronin about when Judas Priest served as their opening act in 1977.
Bob Seger Makes a Dozen Albums Available for Streaming and Download
After years of holding out, Bob Seger has joined the digital distribution era.
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.
Farm Aid 2017 Headliners Include Neil Young, John Mellencamp and More
Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews will return to perform for the long-running event's 2017 edition.
Lou Gramm Hints at Bigger Involvement in Foreigner’s 40th Anniversary Tour
It's not 100 percent official yet, but Lou Gramm says he's talked "at length" with former bandmate Mick Jones about reuniting with Foreigner for multiple dates on the band's 40th anniversary tour.
Why Metallica Open Their Concerts With ‘The Ecstasy of Gold’
Metallica's concerts have changed a lot over the past few decades, but a few things have stayed the same.
Watch Brian May Unbox the Queen Monopoly Board Game
Guitarist Brian May unboxed Queen's Monopoly game in an 18-minute video.
Ann Wilson Says Heart Won’t Ever ‘Be Like It Was Before’
Ann Wilson feels confident that Heart will emerge from the personal turmoil driving their current hiatus, she understands things will be different.
Guns N’ Roses Add 15 New Dates to North American Tour
Guns N' Roses will keep their Not in This Lifetime tour rolling with more than a dozen freshly announced North American dates.
Watch Aerosmith Dedicate ‘Dream On’ to Chris Cornell
The members of Aerosmith led the crowd in a moment of silence for Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell during their May 20 show at the Black Sea Arena in Batumi, Georgia.