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.
Check Out the Beatles’ Raucous Update of ‘Boys’ From ‘Live at the Hollywood Bowl’
A new version of "Boys" captures the hysteria surrounding the Beatles' early tours, but also brings Ringo Starr's vocal and his bandmates' fun shouts of "bop-shoo-wop" into the foreground.
Axl Rose and Bob Weir Have Been Reborn as Garbage Pail Kids
They're part of a new series of limited-edition Garbage Pail Kids stickers celebrating the summer music festival season.
Moody Blues Announce Artists and Dates for 2018 Cruise
The fifth Moody Blues Cruise includes stops at Grand Cayman and Cozumel.
Hear Led Zeppelin’s Previously Unreleased Song ‘Sunshine Woman’
Jimmy Page has been frank about this song's poor fidelity. Still, new Zeppelin is new Zeppelin, right?
Richie Sambora and Jon Bon Jovi Are Speaking Again
Jon Bon Jovi and former Bon Jovi bandmate Richie Sambora are apparently ready to patch things up.
Perfect Attendance, Zero Drama: Guns N’ Roses Wrap Up Their U.S. Reunion Tour
Over a total of 32 stops with Guns N' Roses that bookended 13 others with AC/DC, Axl Rose emerged as rock's model citizen.
Robert Plant Will Perform at 80th Birthday Concert for Bill Wyman
The Bill Wyman Birthday Gala, set for Oct. 28, is part of a series of London-based BluesFest shows held through Oct. 30.
How a Urine Shortage Almost Ruined the ‘Who’s Next’ Cover Shoot
The Who were traveling back from a show when they happened upon a huge slab of concrete. So, why not urinate on it, right?
Neil Young to Reissue Four Out-of-Print ’70s Albums on Vinyl
They were collected in a limited-edition box set for Record Store Day in 2014, but have not be reissued separately.
Listen to David Lee Roth Update Gerry Rafferty’s ‘Baker Street’
You might remember a snippet of David Lee Roth singing "Baker Street" on the 'No Holds Bar-B-Que' video. Now, you can hear the whole thing.
Ozzy Osbourne Sued by ‘Crazy Train’ Co-Writer
Bob Daisley has been tangling with Ozzy Osbourne for some time over royalties and credit.
Ronnie James Dio Returns to the Stage as a Hologram
Ronnie James Dio even offered his signature devil-horns hand signal at the 2016 Wacken Open Air Festival.