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.
Keith Richards Hopes to Have New Album Out This Year, Considering Solo Tour
Keith Richards hopes to have a solo album out this fall, and he might just follow the upcoming Rolling Stones dates with his first solo tour since 1993.
AC/DC’s Most Historic Concerts
A 2015 show at Coachella immediately leapt into our list of AC/DC's Most Historic Shows, as the group performed their first-ever show without Malcolm Young.
Sammy Hagar On Van Halen’s New Live Album: ‘What the (Expletive) Are These Guys Thinking?’
Sammy Hagar isn't pulling any punches when it comes to the new live album from his old band Van Halen.
Mick Jagger Is Still Hoping for Another Rolling Stones Album
Mick Jagger says he's writing new songs during all of his recent concert appearances, and he'd love to see them show up on a Rolling Stones album some day.
Rod Stewart’s Kids Are Getting Their Own Reality Show
Looks like Rod Stewart's kids are getting their own reality TV show, despite his previous denial.
The History of Van Halen on Late-Night TV
The news that Van Halen will perform over two nights on ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live caps an interesting history of late-night television appearances by the group and its members.
Listen to Whitesnake Take on Deep Purple’s ‘Burn’
Whitesnake have unveiled their version of "Burn," which originally served as the title track for a long-ago collaboration between frontman David Coverdale and Deep Purple.
Vince Neil Is Suing Woman Who Used to Run His Facebook Account
Motley Crue singer Vince Neil says he is taking an Oregon woman to court in order to regain access to various social media accounts, including his own Facebook page.
Watch Video of AJ Pero’s Final Performance
Here's fan-shot video of Twisted Sister drummer AJ Pero in what would sadly become his final performance, a tough cover of Black Sabbath's "Mob Rules."
Watch as Robert Plant Joins Jack White for ‘The Lemon Song’
As odd as it sounds at first, maybe this was bound to happen.
Free Bassist Andy Fraser Dies at 62
Andy Fraser, bassist with Free and co-composer of the classic "All Right Now," has died at 62.
Molly Hatchet’s Bruce Crump Dies
Molly Hatchet has confirmed that original drummer Bruce Crump died today (March 16) at age 57. No immediate cause was announced.