A professional pop culture junkie for more than 25 years, Jeff Giles regularly surfaces in a number of far-flung locations on the Web.
Watch Debbie Harry, Michael Stipe + Others Pay Tribute to David Bowie
A crowd of classic rock, pop, and alternative artists gathered at Carnegie Hall on Thursday night for the first of two David Bowie tribute shows.
Why Led Zeppelin Clashed With Cops in Pittsburgh
Led Zeppelin were still a young band when they made their second tour of the States in 1970.
Elton John Refutes Sexual Harassment Allegations
Elton John's attorney has fired back against allegations that his client sexually harassed a former security guard, calling the plaintiff's claims "patently untrue."
What It Might Sound Like If Vince Neil, James Hetfield and David Lee Roth Auditioned for A…
While we wait for official word on who we'll hear next behind the mic for AC/DC, how about passing the time with a few impressions imagining the audition process to take over for Brian Johnson?
Revisiting Supertramp’s Best-Selling LP, ‘Breakfast in America’
Supertramp's massively successful 'Breakfast in America' was released on March 29, 1979.
Revisiting Jimmy Page’s ‘Satanist’ Libel Lawsuit
In March of 2000, one of the uglier stories to surface in the wake of John Bonham's death ended in a legal victory for Jimmy Page.
How Van Halen Used Tension to Build Their Third Album, ‘Women and Children First’
Having earned a reputation for flashy fretboard technique, Eddie Van Halen was eager to start pushing the boundaries of Van Halen’s sound.
How Lynyrd Skynyrd Headed for a Period of Turbulence With ‘Nuthin’ Fancy’
Lynyrd Skynyrd were a band on the rise when they returned to record stores with their third LP, Nuthin' Fancy.
Revisiting Journey’s Career-Shaping ‘Departure’
With their fifth studio album, 1979's Evolution, Journey finally cracked the Top 20 of Billboard's album chart — and they soared even higher when they returned the next year with the follow-up, Departure.
Revisiting Van Halen’s Second Album, ‘Van Halen II’
"The '80s are coming and we're going to be the soundtrack. We're here to blow the bugles and jump on the horns and whistle it all in and usher it down the road and round the stretch and across the finish line."