Nick DeRiso is associate editor of Ultimate Classic Rock. Named columnist of the year five times by the Associated Press, Louisiana Press Association and Louisiana Sports Writers Association during a lengthy career in newspapers, he previously oversaw a daily section that was named Top 10 in the nation by the AP.
Paul McCartney Quietly Issued a Remix to a ‘Band on the Run’ Deep Cut
Paul McCartney apparently released a very limited edition 12-inch remix of the final song from 'Band on the Run,' with no fanfare.
Rod Stewart Tops David Bowie in March Mullet Madness
Rod Stewart made it look easy, besting David Bowie by a comfortable margin.
Steve Miller Tears Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame After Induction
"They need to respect the artists they say they're honoring," an angry Steve Miller told reporters, "but they don't."
Chicago’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Speeches Marked by Camaraderie and Humor
Five of Chicago's original seven members took the stage to put into perspective their long-awaited induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Axl Rose Breaks Foot; Tonight’s Guns N’ Roses Show to Go On
Axl Rose has a fractured foot, but that won't stop tonight's tour-opening Guns N' Roses reunion performance in Las Vegas.
Hear a Snippet From Heart’s Forthcoming Studio Album
Heart has posted a snippet of new music from a forthcoming studio album, giving fans their first taste of a planned follow up to 2012's Top 25 hit 'Fanatic.'
Gregg Allman Crew Tour Bus Crashes
Gregg Allman's crew tour bus crashed in West Virginia this morning, though the singer himself was uninjured.
The Story of Journey’s ‘Arrival,’ And Unfair Comparisons With Steve Perry
For some fans of this band at its radio-ready zenith, there simply can be no Journey without Steve Perry – and that did no favors for replacement Steve Augeri.
Watch Kiss Play an Unplugged Version of an Eagles Classic
Kiss unmasked and unplugged for a cover of the Eagles' "Take It Easy" before their arena football team took a season-opening win.
How Jefferson Starship Reached Their Arena-Rock Zenith on ‘Modern Times’
'Modern Times' is the zenith of the brief heavier-rocking period between Jefferson Starship's Marty Balin era and their subsequent turn toward pop as Starship.
Paul McCartney Announces New Solo Compilation, ‘Pure McCartney’
Paul McCartney has made official his plans to release an updated solo career-spanning compilation – but there's a twist.
Guns N’ Roses Confirm 20-City U.S. Tour
Guns N' Roses will play an expanded 21-city tour after a previously announced set of six reunion shows, their publicist confirms.