A professional pop culture junkie for more than 25 years, Jeff Giles regularly surfaces in a number of far-flung locations on the Web.
That Time Elton John Underwent Voice-Altering Throat Surgery
Elton John rang in 1987 by saving his voice — by undergoing surgery that would open a new chapter in his career by altering the way he sang.
Will More Rock Stars Die In 2017 Than 2016? Science Says …
To people of a certain age, it seemed like the Grim Reaper was working overtime in 2016.
Rick Wakeman Agrees to Attend Yes’ Rock Hall Induction
Several days after publicly announcing his refusal to attend Yes' induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, keyboardist Rick Wakeman has reversed course.
Did Kiss ‘Politely Decline’ an Invitation to Perform at Donald Trump’s Inauguration?
Don't count on seeing Kiss at President-elect Donald Trump's inaugural celebration next month.
Jon Anderson on Rock Hall Reunion With Yes: ‘I’m Sure It’s Going to Happen’
Former Yes vocalist Jon Anderson said a reunion with his ex-bandmates feels like a pretty safe bet at the Rock Hall inductions.
Watch Paul McCartney Join an All-Star Cast for Jimmy Fallon’s A Cappella ‘Wonderful Christ…
Paul McCartney made a surprise appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, lending his vocals to an all-star a cappella cover of his modern holiday standard "Wonderful Christmastime."
Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne to Renew Marriage Vows
Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne are reportedly planning to renew their vows — a symbolic way of closing a turbulent chapter in one of rock 'n' roll's most enduring marriages.
Artist Updates ‘Sgt. Pepper’s’ Artwork to Include Celebrities Who’ve Recently Died
Celebrities pass away every year, but for some of us, 2016 has felt particularly lethal.
Mick Jagger and Girlfriend Melanie Hamrick Announce the Birth of Their Son
A Rolling Stone gathers no moss, but he can put together an impressive brood of children: Mick Jagger and his girlfriend, ballerina Melanie Hamrick, have announced the birth of their son.
The Eagles, James Taylor and Mavis Staples Saluted at Kennedy Center Honors
Veteran singer-songwriter James Taylor, renowned vocalist Mavis Staples and the surviving members of the Eagles were among the honorees at this year's Kennedy Center ceremony.
Alice Cooper Working With Surviving Original Bandmates on New LP
Alice Cooper's next studio album could feature fresh contributions from some very familiar faces.
Lynyrd Skynyrd Cancel Shows Due to ‘Family Emergency’
A personal crisis suffered by singer Johnny Van Zant has wiped Lynyrd Skynyrd's next two tour dates off the schedule.