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 the newspaper industry, he previously oversaw a daily section that was named Top 10 in the nation by the AP.
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How the 2019 Grammy Awards Basically Ignored Rock and Metal
It certainly wasn't rock music's biggest night.
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Slash, Kirk Hammett and Other Rockers Remember Jim Dunlop
Tributes are pouring in for the founder of the well-known Dunlop Manufacturing gear company.
Did Mick Jagger Share a Snippet of a New Rolling Stones Song?
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2019 Classic Rock Super Bowl Commercials
Super Bowl Sunday commercials remain a big draw, no matter which team is playing in the big game.