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.
Top 20 Classic Rock Songs of 2016
In a singles-focused period for the music industry, this list shows how stars who rose to fame in a different era can still hold their own.
AC/DC and Rolling Stones Make Top 10 List of World’s Highest-Paid Musicians
Both got there in remarkable fashion.
Neil Young Is Working With Rapper D.R.A.M.
Neil Young admits that it was "definitely a happening for me."
Watch Paul McCartney Take the Mannequin Challenge, With ‘Black Beatles’ Playing
Paul McCartney included the new Top 10 single by Rae Sremmurd in a mannequin challenge video.
Watch the Rolling Stones’ Video for ‘Hate to See You Go’
"Hate to See You Go" is one of several songs on the new Rolling Stones album that were originally made famous by Little Walter, including the title track.
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.
Rockers With Presidents
A look back at those times when rock and the presidency intersected.
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.
David Bowie Documentary Coming in 2017, ‘Life on Mars?’ Video Gets Update
"Life on Mars?" was one of four videos that found David Bowie collaborating with director Mick Rock.
Bad Company and Mott the Hoople Guitarist Mick Ralphs Suffers Stroke
Bad Company just finished an eight-city October trek with Mick Ralphs through the UK, their first in four years.