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.
AC/DC Postpone Tour As Brian Johnson Faces ‘Total Hearing Loss’
AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson has been "advised by doctors to stop touring immediately." The band is now considering using guest singers for their remaining U.S. dates.
Eagles Co-Founder Randy Meisner’s Wife Shot to Death
Randy Meisner has been cleared in the incident, which authorities now say was the result of a bizarre accident.
Update: Is David Lee Roth’s New Song a Farewell to Van Halen? Yes, Maybe
Tucked away inside the latest episode of David Lee Roth's 'Roth Show' was a mournful new song – and it's resulted in some ruminating among Van Halen fans.
Mike Love Plans to Tell His Side of Beach Boys Story in New Book
Mike Love is still battling for his share of Beach Boys credit.
Eagles, Jackson Browne Pay Emotional Tribute to Glenn Frey at the Grammys
Jackson Browne and Glenn Frey co-wrote "Take It Easy," the opening track on the Eagles' 1972 self-titled debut – and the band's first hit single.
A Momentary Lapse? David Gilmour Identified as ‘Random Man’ by YouTube Star
YouTube star Zoella posted a picture she took of a "random man and his dog" a few years ago on Instagram.
The Day the Eagles Fired Don Felder
Only two members of the Eagles had enjoyed longer tenures in the band when Don Felder was fired on Feb. 6, 2001.
Marty Balin Pays Tribute to Former Jefferson Airplane/Jefferson Starship Bandmate Paul Kan…
Marty Balin is remembering his old Jefferson Airplane and Jefferson Starship bandmate Paul Kantner as a "devil's advocate" who "has earned his wings now."
Top 10 Glenn Frey Solo Songs
Glenn Frey's solo career was bound to be overlooked, considering he'd scored a pile of Top 40 hits – including two chart-toppers – as a member of the Eagles.
Robert Plant Working on New Album, Announces 2016 U.S. Tour
Robert Plant will bring his Sensational Space Shifters to the American South this spring, even as work begins on a new album.
Robert Stigwood, Former Manager of Cream and the Bee Gees, Dies
Robert Stigwood also briefly lured the Who away from Brunswick Records long enough to record the hit "Substitute."
Top 10 Stephen Stills Songs
A sporadic solo career hasn't always helped his profile, but there's plenty to recommend from Stephen Stills' lengthy, too-often-overlooked catalog.