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.
Watch Jon Bon Jovi Serenade Graduates With a New Song
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David Lee Roth Says Sammy Hagar Has a ‘Credibility Issue’
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When Ozzy Osbourne Got Arrested in Memphis
Ozzy Osbourne was arrested in Memphis on May 14, 1984.
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You're familiar with Queen as that brilliantly bombastic crew that melded operatic pomp and hard rock. But did you know they could have had completely different careers?
Malcolm Young Spotted on Stroll in Sydney
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Check Out the Cover Art for Kiss’ New Scooby-Doo Adventure
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