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.
Bob Dylan Won’t Be Attending Nobel Prize Ceremony
This ends a lengthy period of confusion about Bob Dylan's response to one of writing's most prestigious awards.
Rolling Stones’ New Blues Album Brought Mick Jagger and Keith Richards Closer
The Rolling Stones recorded 'Blue & Lonesome' in a matter of days. Whatever bad feelings remained from earlier quarrels seem to have dissipated just as quickly.
Queen Are Considering Recording New Music With Adam Lambert
Roger Taylor says it's "quite possible" Queen will record new songs with singer Adam Lambert in the future.
Yoko Ono’s Response to Donald Trump’s Election Is Priceless
Someone else can be heard afterward saying, "That's an awesome quote."
Listen to Foo Fighters Cover Rush’s ‘2112 Overture’
Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson are giving Rush fans a sneak preview of bonus content from the upcoming 40th anniversary '2112' box set.
25 Times Classic Rock Stars Crashed the 2016 Presidential Election
A timeline offering a deeper look into classic rock's role in the Clinton / Trump presidential election.
Foo Fighters Will Return to Honor Tom Petty in All-Star MusiCares Concert
The Foo Fighters went inactive in November 2015, but there have been signs that they might be ready for a return.
30 Years Ago: The Pretenders’ ‘Get Close’ Arrives During a Restless Period for Chrissie Hy…
To combat what Chrissie Hynde saw as creeping malaise, she turned away from the sound that dominated the Pretenders' earliest albums.
Neil Young’s New Song, and Most of His Catalog, Now on All Streaming Services
No one from Neil Young's camp has yet commented on this sudden change of heart.
Rush Won’t Go Forward Without All Three Current Members
"We always said that if the three of us aren't on board," Rush's Geddy Lee confirms, "we don't do a thing."