A professional pop culture junkie for more than 25 years, Jeff Giles regularly surfaces in a number of far-flung locations on the Web.
‘Star Wars: Episode 7′ — Rumored Plot Reveals Main Characters, Plus Uncle Luke
Director J.J. Abrams hasn't shot a single roll of film, and 'Star Wars: Episode 7' has already sparked more rumors than we can count. But this one might actually be something worth paying attention to.
Is ‘Transformers 4′ Bringing Back Megan Fox?
Michael Bay is rebooting the 'Transformers 4' franchise and has replaced almost all the actors from the original trilogy of films. But despite the reboot, it looks like 'Transformers 4' might see the return of one of the unlikeliest actors. Megan Fox.
The Strokes Plan New Album for 2013
They've stayed pretty tight-lipped about it until now, but it looks like the Strokes are gearing up to release a new album later this year.
Stone Roses Announced as 2013 Isle of Wight Festival Headliners
The Rolling Stones have been rumored to headline next year's Isle of Wight festival, but as it turns out, a different type of 'stone' has been confirmed for the legendary fest's 2013 lineup.
Green Day Honor Deceased Teenage Fan
Between promoting their new albums and dealing with Billie Joe Armstrong's stint in rehab, the members of Green Day have plenty of things going on these days -- but they still managed to take a few moments yesterday (Nov. 20) to commemorate the untimely death of a teenage fan.
Izzy Stradlin Releases New Single ‘Baby-Rann’
It's been a couple of years since we were treated to new music from Izzy Stradlin, but the former Guns N' Roses guitarist isn't resting on his laurels -- in fact, a YouTube video of Stradlin and his backing band perform a new single titled 'Baby-Rann' has surfaced.
Ex-Metallica Bassist Jason Newsted Details Plans for Musical Comeback
As we reported Friday (Nov. 16), Jason Newsted has reconnected with fans through a new website, but now the former Metallica bassist has laid out details of his musical comeback. In an appearance on the 'Friday Night Rocks' radio show, Newsted revealed that he's re…
Soundgarden Stream New Album ‘King Animal’ Ahead of November 13 Release
It's been an awfully long time between new albums for Soundgarden, but the band's comeback disc 'King Animal' is almost here -- and thanks to iTunes, we can actually hear it a week ahead of its release.
Sharon Osbourne Reveals She Had a Double Mastectomy
In a new interview with Hello! magazine, Ozzy Osbourne's wife, Sharon Osbourne, made the surprising revelation that she recently opted for a double mastectomy after doctors told her she carried a gene that put her at risk for breast cancer.
Neil Young Uses Twitter Chat to Weigh In on Bono, Jack White, Dave Grohl + More
Some younger listeners might think of him as a flannel-wearing, analog-loving geezer, but Neil Young is actually pretty tech-savvy, and he demonstrated his continued willingness to experiment in the digital sphere with an hourlong Twitter chat on Wednesday (Oct. 24).
Slash’s Wife Critiques Axl Rose’s ‘Jimmy Kimmel’ Appearance, Weighs in on His Weight
Slash may be telling interviewers he's finished discussing his years in Guns N' Roses -- or his relationship with Axl Rose -- but that moratorium apparently doesn't apply to his wife, Perla Hudson.
Courtney Love Writing Nirvana Musical?
She hasn't released an album in a couple of years, but that doesn't mean Courtney Love isn't busy -- in fact, if one recent report is correct, she's getting ready to revisit Kurt Cobain's legacy with a musical inspired by his early years in Nirvana.