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.
Metallica Join Fans’ Fight to Save ‘Metalocalypse’
Metallica doesn't want to see 'Metalocalypse' end just yet.
The Time Kiss Joined a Michigan High School’s Homecoming Celebration
Maybe you had a cool homecoming dance. But you were never Kiss-played-my-homecoming-dance cool.
Watch SpongeBob SquarePants Totally Rock Black Sabbath’s ‘War Pigs’
An enterprising metal fan has stitched together scenes from the cartoon 'SpongeBob SquarePants' to sync up with Black Sabbath's "War Pigs."
John Fogerty Is Still Angry His Ex-Bandmates Call Themselves ‘Creedence’
After all these years, John Fogerty still has some things to get off his chest when it comes to Creedence Clearwater Revival.
Revisiting Genesis’ Self-Titled 1983 Album
Genesis released their self-titled album in October 1983.
That Time Aerosmith Bailed Out Fans After a Concert Pot Bust
When a crowd of cops invaded Aerosmith's Oct. 3, 1978, concert in Fort Wayne, Ind., they found dozens of kids possessing pot.
Mick Jagger’s Visit With Jack White Sparks New Rolling Stones Album Rumors
Mick Jagger has been spotted with Jack White, prompting new speculation about whether the Rolling Stones might join him in the studio.
Eagles’ Don Henley Fires Back at Don Felder: He’s ‘Just Bitter’
Don Henley is telling fans not to believe everything Eagles cohort Don Felder says about their time together.
Steven Adler Knows Why He Hasn’t Heard About a Possible Guns N’ Roses Reunion
Steven Adler believes he hasn't been approached yet about the potential Guns N' Roses reunion because his ex-bandmates don't believe he's sobered up.
Rolling Stones to Release ‘Live at the Tokyo Dome 1990′ on Blu-ray, DVD and Vinyl
Three years after releasing 'From the Vault: Live at the Tokyo Dome 1990' as a download, the Rolling Stones are showcasing this 'Steel Wheels' tour stop again on Blu-ray, DVD and vinyl.
How the Doors Stumbled Into ‘Strange Days’
"Strange days have found us," Jim Morrison sang on the title track of this 1967 sophomore release by the Doors – and it was undeniably true.
Bob Dylan to Release ‘The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12′
The next installment of the Bob Dylan's heralded Bootleg Series will focus on the development of his electric sound in two crucial years during the '60s.