A professional pop culture junkie for more than 25 years, Jeff Giles regularly surfaces in a number of far-flung locations on the Web.
Listen to Country Star Jake Owen’s John Mellencamp-Inspired ‘I Was Jack (You Were Diane)’
John Mellencamp's music has intersected with the country world a number of times over the years.
Danish PM Gives Indonesian President Autographed Metallica LP
Since starting out decades ago as just another ear-splitting California band, Metallica have gone on to conquer the world.
The Paris Terror Attacks: One Year Later
A year after terrorists stormed an Eagles of Death Metal concert in Paris, we look back at the aftermath of the tragedy,
Ron Howard’s Beatles Movie Schedules Hulu and Theatrical Releases
Ron Howard's documentary about the Beatles' touring years as a touring act is headed for theaters and home viewing this fall.
Watch the Red Hot Chili Peppers Do ‘Carpool Karaoke’ with James Corden
It will come as no surprise to longtime fans of the band that everyone in the car ended up shirtless.
Journey Welcome Back Drummer Steve Smith, Announce 2016 Tour With Doobie Brothers
Journey will have another busy year on the concert circuit in 2016 — and they'll return to the road with drummer Steve Smith back in the lineup for the first time since the '90s.
See What Your Favorite Dead Rock Stars Would Look Like If They Were Still Alive
Today's dose of "kinda cool, kinda heartbreaking, kinda creepy" news comes to us courtesy of Sachs Media, where execs recently bankrolled a series of computer-generated portraits depicting what some of rock's best-loved deceased stars would look like if they were alive today.
Sigourney Weaver Heads to the ‘City of Ashes’ for ‘Mortal Instruments’ Sequel
The cast and director of 'The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones' will return largely intact for the already-in-development sequel, 'City of Ashes,' and it looks like they'll find some new company in Sigourney Weaver.
Samuel L. Jackson on the Hilarious Origins of His Purple Lightsaber in ‘Star Wars’
For decades, 'Star Wars' fans were secure in the knowledge that lightsabers came in only three colors: red for evil, green for good and blue for Obi-Wan Kenobi. But then, when the new trilogy of prequels was released between 1999 and 2005, Samuel L. Jackson joined the franchise as Jedi warrior Mace Windu and broke the rules by sporting a purple weapon. So how did it happen?
Did ‘Man of Steel’ Feature a CGI Cameo by Christopher Reeve?
Look! Up on the screen! It's a bird, it's a plane, it's...hey, is that Christopher Reeve in 'Man of Steel'?
Is This the ‘Dark Knight Trilogy’ Blu-ray Box Set [UPDATED]?
We don't have a release date or any idea what it's going to contain in terms of bonus material, but if an image posted by a Polish fansite is to be believed -- and really, if you can't trust Polish fansites, who can you trust? -- we might have our first look at the 'Dark Knight Trilogy' deluxe Blu-ray box set.
‘Justice League’ Movie Won’t Happen Right Away, Says Henry Cavill
Now that 'Man of Steel' has raced off to a $400 million worldwide gross (and counting), fans have renewed their clamoring for that oft-rumored 'Justice League' movie. But according to Superman himself (a.k.a. Henry Cavill), we all need to cool our jets.