A professional pop culture junkie for more than 25 years, Jeff Giles regularly surfaces in a number of far-flung locations on the Web.
Scottish Metal Fans Mistaken for Suicide Pact Members, Have Camping Trip Ruined by Police
A group of Scottish campers had their trip ruined recently when police responding to a misguided tip turned out in full force to thwart what they mistakenly believed to be a suicide pact in progress.
Here’s Why There’s Just One Rock Song in ‘A Quiet Place’
Sound design is a huge part of what makes any movie work, but it's the type of thing that a lot of filmgoers tend not to notice most of the time.
Chris Robinson Tried to Form Band With Stone Temple Pilots Brothers
Things could have turned out very differently for Chris Robinson if a brief attempt to start a new group with Stone Temple Pilots' co-founders was more productive.
U2’s ‘Claw’ Stage Has Found a New Home
U2 bankrolled the biggest concert stage ever built for their 360 Tour in 2009, and now one of the record-setting structures assembled for those shows has found a permanent new home.
Whitesnake’s Next Single to Be Titled ‘Shut Up and Kiss Me’
Whitesnake's new 'Flesh and Blood' LP is closer than ever — and fans will soon get their first glimpse of the album courtesy of the first single, "Shut Up and Kiss Me."
Ozzy Osbourne Gives Up Driving After Freeway Fender Bender
Ozzy Osbourne has done plenty of crazy stuff in his life, but even metal's Prince of Darkness isn't too much of a madman to know when the risks outweigh the rewards.
The History of ‘Saturday Night Live”s ‘More Cowbell’ Sketch
There's never really any true way to know whether a 'Saturday Night Live' sketch will become an instant classic or quickly fade from memory.
Watch Alice Cooper in ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’
NBC's decision to mount a 'Jesus Christ Superstar' revival for Easter — and air it as a live musical — could have been a train wreck, but audiences and critics alike applauded the broadcast last night.
Jon Bon Jovi Writes Note to Excuse Band’s Opening Act From School
If you have an opportunity to skip class in order to open for Bon Jovi, you've got to take it.
Jethro Tull Announce Two 50th Anniversary Compilations
Jethro Tull's ongoing 50th anniversary celebration will include the release of two new career-spanning compilations.