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.
Joe Perry’s Collapse Reportedly Blamed on ‘Dehydration and Exhaustion’
Joe Perry was hospitalized after falling ill during a Hollywood Vampires concert, even as rumors of a cardiac event spread.
Vince Neil Sued for $75,000 by Single Mom After Las Vegas Fight
A single mother is seeking $75,000 in damages after a violent video-taped incident with Vince Neil in April.
Led Zeppelin Publishing Company Seeks $613,000 in Attorney Fees After Court Victory
To the winner go the spoils – or in this case, Led Zeppelin's legal expenses.
UPDATED: Ex-Iron Maiden Singer Paul Di’Anno Says He’s Not Battling Cancer
Former Iron Maiden frontman Paul Di'Anno has clarified his health issues.
Ginger Baker Is ‘Okay’ After Open-Heart Surgery
Ginger Baker has emerged from surgery following diagnosis of an as-yet-undisclosed "major" heart condition.
How Tom Petty Attempted to Stay on a Roll With ‘Into the Great Wide Open’
The stirring success of Tom Petty's 'Full Moon Fever' was notable for what it didn't include. 'Into the Great Wide Open' meant to address that.
Aerosmith’s Joe Perry Says Farewell Won’t Be Any Time Soon
Joe Perry is pumping the brakes on the talk surrounding a farewell tour for Aerosmith, saying the band is still taking things one step at a time.
45 Years Ago: Last Known Photos Taken of Jim Morrison
Jim Morrison was captured on film for a final time during a day trip with girlfriend Pamela Courson on June 28, 1971.
Watch Jon Bon Jovi Make a Surprise Visit to Lifelong Fan Battling Cancer
Carol Cesario was probably thrilled just to visit the singer’s New Jersey restaurant. But then Jon Bon Jovi himself walked in.
Bad Company and Joe Walsh’s ‘One Hell of a Night’ Tour: Exclusive Photos and Video
The tour, which began May 12 in Dallas and continues through July 3 in Nashville, has been appropriately dubbed "One Hell of a Night."
David Lee Roth Believes He’ll Be Back With Van Halen
David Lee Roth seems confident not just that Van Halen will tour again, but also that they will return to the studio.
Brian Johnson Looks Back on AC/DC: ‘A Pretty Good Run’
Brian Johnson isn't bitter about being sidelined from AC/DC with a hearing problem.