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.
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Nine of Aerosmith's hit songs will included in this new arcade-quality machine from Stern Pinball.
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Nikki Sixx has big plans for all of the free time he was previously wasting on social media.
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Neal Schon offers exclusive comments on Journey's Hall of Fame induction, and his thoughts on the possibility of a reunion with Steve Perry.
2017 New Music Releases
Ultimate Classic Rock offers a comprehensive, continuously updated list of 2017 New Music Releases.
How Greg Lake Stumbled Into His Famous Yuletide Song, ‘I Believe in Father Christmas’
Greg Lake was in a creative logjam when he started singing a familiar Christmas standard over a new riff that stubbornly refused to go away.
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