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.
Gene Simmons Wants to Trademark His Horn-Hands Gesture
Of course, a variety of other rockers have made hand signals that were similar, or even apparently exactly the same.
35 Years Ago: Pete Townshend Turns Inward on the Experimental ‘All The Best Cowboys Have C…
Adorned with New Wave-influenced sounds, often thrillingly obtuse and utterly devoid of musical nostalgia, this was a Pete Townshend album for the modern age.
Queens of the Stone Age Launch Redesigned Website to Preview New Album
Designed around a vintage, mid-century style television set, Queens of the Stone Age's new site features eight static-filled channels.
Derek Trucks Remembers Heartbreaking Final Visits With Gregg Allman
Until a visit about three weeks before he died, Derek Trucks figured Gregg Allman would beat his cancer.
Journey’s Neal Schon and Jonathan Cain Appear to Be Feuding
Journey is in the midst of a public rift, just months after their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Bob Seger Announces Initial Dates on Fall ‘Runaway Train’ Tour
Bob Seger still hasn't clarified the meaning of a promo video for these dates that seemed to indicate plans to retire.
Gregg Allman Dies
Gregg Allman, the smoky-voiced B-3-playing Southern rock legend who soldiered on after his sibling's motorcycle crash nearly derailed the Allman Brothers Band, has died.
More Details Emerge on Motley Crue’s ‘Girls, Girls, Girls’ Reissue
Motley Crue have teamed with PledgeMusic to commemorate the 30th anniversary of 'Girls, Girls, Girls.'
Listen as Ozzy Osbourne Is Brilliantly Mashed Up With Earth, Wind and Fire
Imagine Ozzy Osbourne going off the rails on a disco train.
Eagles Lineup Changes: A Complete Guide
Late in Glenn Frey's life, the Eagles revolved around his partnership with Don Henley. But the band didn’t start that way – and it won’t end that way either.
40 Years Ago: Brian Eno Meets David Byrne, Changing the Talking Heads’ Career Path
It was a big-bang moment for the Talking Heads.
Peter Criss Plays First ‘One Last Time’ Show: Video, Set List
Peter Criss sprinkled in Kiss songs he originally sang with additional tracks from throughout his career.