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.
Jury Set in Led Zeppelin Plagiarism Trial, After Huge Fan Is Dismissed
The group reviewing evidence in a trail to decide whether "Stairway to Heaven" featured a copied riff won't include one of Led Zeppelin's biggest fans.
New Film to Focus on Rolling Stones’ ‘Exile on Main St.’ Sessions
Filmmakers are looking for actors to portray Mick Jagger and Keith Richards now, with the hope of beginning the shoot this winter.
Paul McCartney Discovered the Meaning of Life but Can’t Figure Out His Notes
The only thing worse than not knowing the meaning of life, as Paul McCartney can tell you, is knowing but being unable to decipher your own transcription.
Steven Tyler Announces First Solo Album, ‘We’re All Somebody From Somewhere’
Steven Tyler has filled out the specifics on his long-awaited debut album.
Axl Rose Teases Possible New Music with Guns N’ Roses and Angus Young
Axl Rose's twin tours with AC/DC and Guns N' Roses appears to have sparked something creatively.
Bill Ward Announces New Post-Black Sabbath Band
Bill Ward is returning to music, but not with Black Sabbath
35 Years Ago: George Harrison Tries But Fails to Salvage ‘Somewhere In England’
It took an unspeakable tragedy to get George Harrison's 'Somewhere in England' onto the charts, and even then the album couldn't be saved.
Axl Rose Won’t Sign Autographs Anymore
Fans can blame those who sell this valuable merchandise on auction sites like eBay.
Nikki Sixx Wants to Bury the Hatchet With Kiss
Motley Crue star Nikki Sixx says an ongoing feud with Kiss makes them "look like a bunch of old women fighting."
Bad Company Begin Summer Tour With Joe Walsh: Videos and Set List
Bad Company and Joe Walsh kicked off their One Hell of a Night tour in Dallas last night with career-spanning set lists highlighting successes from their storied pasts.
Something Cool Apparently Happens When David Bowie’s ‘Blackstar’ Is Exposed to Sunlight
Some industrious fans have reportedly discovered one more parting gift from David Bowie.
Paul McCartney Teases Involvement in ‘Classic Rock Coachella’
It appears Paul McCartney has confirmed his participation in a huge mega-concert reportedly slated for later this fall.