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.
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.
1967’s Best Rock Albums
There was always more to 1967 than the Summer of Love. We look back at every season in a tremendous year for rock.
Joe Walsh Pulls Out of Republican National Convention Concert, Says He Was Misled
Joe Walsh once ran a tongue-in-cheek campaign for the presidency, but that doesn't mean he wants to be associated with this year's race.
Watch Bob Seger Join Bruce Springsteen Onstage
Bruce Springsteen is known for inviting anonymous audience members on stage during his concerts – but this is one you might recognize
Paul Simon Announces New Album, Releases First Single, ‘Wristband’
The single "Wristband" advances Paul Simon's first new studio effort since 2011.
Bob Dylan Releases New Single and Track Listing for ‘Fallen Angels’
The advance single from Bob Dylan's upcoming album makes clear his long-rumored return to the Frank Sinatra catalog.
Keith Emerson of Emerson Lake and Palmer Dies
Emerson Lake and Palmer bandmate Carl Palmer has confirmed that Keith Emerson passed last night in Santa Monica, Calif.
Super Bowl 50’s Classic Rock Commercials
Super Bowl 50 offered another Sunday of pro football pageantry in 2016 – sandwiched in between some of the best commercials of the year.