Nick DeRiso is UCR's assistant managing editor. He was 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, and previously oversaw a daily section that was named Top 10 in the nation by the AP.
Stevie Nicks Just Learned Christine McVie Was Ill Last Weekend
"See you on the other side, my love," she says. "Don't forget me."
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The single was supposed to keep their commercial momentum going. Instead, it was a death knell.
Eagles Extend ‘Hotel California’ Tour With Five More Dates
They're playing 1976 LP in its entirety and then returning for another set of greatest hits.
30 Years Ago: Keith Richards Settles Into a Groove on ‘Main Offender’
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November 2022 New Music Releases
Another Record Store Day brings exciting new releases, but November has lots more to offer.
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Previously unheard live version of the No. 1 hit "Heart of Gold" advances the set.
October 2022 New Music Releases
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Sense of feel and metronomic timing combined to create a foundation that perfectly matched any song he was handed.