A professional pop culture junkie for more than 25 years, Jeff Giles regularly surfaces in a number of far-flung locations on the Web.
Guns N’ Roses Find Warped Inspiration From Elton John on ‘My Michelle': The Story Behind E…
Elton John is far from the first artist anyone would think of while listening to Guns N' Roses' 'Appetite for Destruction,' but his classic early hit "Your Song" played a key role in one of its songs.
50 Years Ago: The Beatles Argue for Legalization of Marijuana in the U.K.
The debate over marijuana legalization doesn't seem likely to end anytime soon, but if it's ever decriminalized, enthusiasts should toke up in honor of the Beatles, who publicly came out in favor of it.
Watch the Paul McCartney-Inspired Video for Melvins Drummer Dale Crover’s ‘Bad Move’
Melvins drummer Dale Crover's upcoming 'Fickle Finger of Fate' solo LP has an official video for its new single, "Bad Move."
Former Foghat Guitarist Erik Cartwright Dead at 66
Guitarist Erik Cartwright, who rose to prominence after joining Foghat as a replacement for founding member Rod Price in 1981, has died at the age of 66.
Who Are Rock’s Best Paid (and Most Played) Artists?
The debate over whether rock is dead continues, but one thing is certain: It's still extremely lucrative for the genre's biggest artists.
Sebastian Bach Says He’s Getting ‘Singing Related’ Surgery
Admitting that his years as a rock 'n' roll frontman have had a physical impact on an undisclosed part of his anatomy, Sebastian Bach told fans he's undergoing a surgical procedure today.
25 Years Ago: Axl Rose Arrested for St. Louis Guns N’ Roses Riot
You can't outrun the long arm of the law forever — even if you're Axl Rose.
Brian May Says the Freddie Mercury Biopic Is Happening
Queen guitarist Brian May says the movie dedicated to the band's late singer is closer to the big screen than ever.
British Teen Sentenced to Life in Prison for Plotting to Bomb Elton John Concert
A 19-year-old London resident who was arrested last year for planning to carry out a terrorist attack at an Elton John concert has since admitted the attempted crime in court.
35 Years Ago: The Alan Parsons Project Hit the Big Time With ‘Eye in the Sky’
With their sixth studio album, 1982's Eye in the Sky, the Alan Parsons Project made a break with tradition — and scored their biggest hit in the bargain.