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.
Why There Probably Won’t Be a ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Sequel
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U2’s Bono and the Edge Open the Grammys With Kendrick Lamar
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All-Star Elton John Grammy Salute Concert Set for January
Elton John's career in music will be celebrated by a slew of artists at a special concert called "I'm Still Standing: A Grammy Salute."
Charles Manson, Mass Murderer Who Twisted Beatles Lyrics, Is Dead
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Watch Kids Recreate a Van Halen Favorite, Down to the Last Detail
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Linkin Park Singer Chester Bennington Dies in Apparent Suicide
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How Pearl Jam, the Eagles of Death Metal, the Who and Others Bounced Back from Concert Tragedies
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Prince’s Sweetly Romantic ‘Raspberry Beret’ Defies Expectations: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
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Queen Dominate New Scientific Study of History’s Most Addictive Songs
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Sony to Buy Michael Jackson’s Publishing Company, Including Beatles Catalog
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Mike Love Plans to Tell His Side of Beach Boys Story in New Book
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Eagles, Jackson Browne Pay Emotional Tribute to Glenn Frey at the Grammys
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Rumor: Mick Jagger and Paul McCartney Join Lineup at David Bowie Memorial Concert
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