A professional pop culture junkie for more than 25 years, Jeff Giles regularly surfaces in a number of far-flung locations on the Web.
Donald Trump Filmed a 1991 Hair Metal Video
Based on all available evidence, Donald Trump enjoys loud noises and scantily clad women.
Gene Simmons Announces New Book About Rock’s ’27 Club’
Gene Simmons' next book will delve into the mythology surrounding the "27 club" of celebrities who've died at the age of 27.
How the ‘Pet Sounds’ Cover Shoot Earned the Beach Boys a Lifetime Ban From San Diego Zoo
The history of the Beach Boys contains more than its share of pain and darkness, but they've never exactly been the edgiest group.
Cars Announce Expanded ‘Shake It Up’ and ‘Heartbeat City’ Reissues
A couple of classic Cars albums are coming back to stores with remastered sound.
Rick Springfield Recalls Oprah Trying to Find the ‘Jessie’ of ‘Jessie’s Girl’
Every artist's catalog contains its share of secret stories, and part of the fun that goes along with loving the songs can be trying to suss out the mysteries behind what inspired those classic hits.
All My Classic-Rock Heroes Are Retiring. What Should I Do?
Saying goodbye can be painfully difficult, and it's becoming a way of life for classic rock fans.
Grammy President Says ‘Women Need to Step Up’ After Male Nominees Dominate Awards
This year's Grammy Awards ceremony took place in the midst of a groundswell of discussion about gender equality and sexual misconduct.
U2’s ‘Live’ Grammy Performance Will Reportedly Be Pre-Taped
Music fans have learned to expect a certain amount of artifice from rock stars when they take the stage for high-profile live events.
A Rock Lover’s Guide to the 2018 Grammys
We've come a long way from the days when rock 'n' roll dominated the Grammy Awards. But fans of the genre still have plenty to look forward to at this year's ceremony.
Journey and Def Leppard Reportedly Touring Together in 2018
There's been no official announcement of dates yet, but there are hints that a lengthy tour will begin in May.