Author Archives: Deryck

Red Wine Chronicles: Past Entries

back in the day when i had some down time on the road i would sit in my hotel room or the back of the bus and reflect on some of the cool things i would see on tour, or … Continue reading

Red Wine Chronicles 7

I was looking through some old photos and I came across this one. It’s from the chuck era tour. In the last song of every show I would play drums for pain for pleasure. Tommy lee was there and had … Continue reading

Red Wine Chronicles 6

I love Chicago. We just played our first show of the does this look infected anniversary tour in Chicago. I was a bit nervous because were paying songs we haven’t played in years. It’s our first tour of America in … Continue reading

Red Wine Chronicles 5

So here we are. Somewhere in the middle of nowhere. I have no idea what state we’re in. We’re touring across America for the first time in 8 years. I will be honest I was a little nervous if anyone … Continue reading

Open Your Eyes (Alternative Version)

i have a whole stock pile of old sum 41 stuff saved in storage.  versions of songs that never got used, old demos, unreleased tracks etc. i found something the other day that i had forgotten about. this was the … Continue reading


hello world. it’s been awhile since i last gave an update. it’s the end of the night for me and it’s time to watch some american dad (my new favourite show for the past few months) and fall asleep. i … Continue reading

night out with motley

it used to be a drunken booze fuelled party for me when i would go hang with motley. those days are long ago and done for all of us now that we’re all sober. but that didn’t stop it from … Continue reading

Original “Crash” Demo

i was going through my old cassette tapes of ideas today and i came across the original demo of the song “crash”. this recording was made about an hour after i witnessed a horrible car crash where one of the … Continue reading

Deryck’s Kerrang Interview

Happy America Day

hello everyone. happy america day americans. it’s hot as hell here in LA. i’m not getting much of it though. i’ve been working on some new ideas. and for the past few days have been playing around and recording some … Continue reading

Recording Today

getting ready to record some drums. new ideas! stay tuned for more updates and photos. gotta get to bed now. it’s 530am and we start recording in 6 hours. deryck whibley

New Interview From Deryck

hey everyone. check out the short interview i did recently with the cbc network. thanks, deryck Click here for the interview.

Greetings from Ajax

i’m back here at my mum’s house in ajax. relaxing and exercising. weather kind of sucks though. i guess i’m too used to LA. anyway my mum showed my this old commercial we did a song for awhile ago. i’m … Continue reading

Another update

night out for dinner with my two special ladies. my mum michelle and my fiancé ariana. we had an amazing dinner with a few friends the other night and it was the first time I have gotten to go out … Continue reading


hello everyone it’s great to be writing to you. i feel great with my recovery and it’s going very well. my days are quiet full but i work on getting better every day. i have doctor check ups often and … Continue reading

just the good ol boys (Update)

brown sound and i hanging in my backyard with sinatra! fun times hanging out with an old friend again, we haven’t seen each other in 7 years! we were soaking up the sun, playing some of my favourite guitars, laughing … Continue reading


hey everyone, i just wanted to thank you all so much for sending gifts and all of the compassion and support you have shown me. it really means a lot to me in this time of recovery. i will be … Continue reading

Rock Bottom

hey everyone, it’s deryck here. sorry i’ve been so m.i.a. lately, but i’ve been very sick in the hospital for a month and was pretty sick for a few weeks leading up to my trip to the hospital. the reason … Continue reading

Welcome to the site!

hello everyone! welcome to the site. i hope you like it and i would like to chat with you guys. ask me you’re questions in the q&a section. i’ll be giving you updates as much as i can. and i … Continue reading

Red Wine Chronicles #4

Somebody’s day really sucks! Haha. My day on the other hand is great! We’ve been on tour for awhile and every show keeps getting better. The crowds are great as usual and its great to see so many people again. … Continue reading

Red Wine Chronicles #3

I crashed my plane! Fuck! No not a real one obviously. I only have one hobby outside of sum 41 and it’s flying RC planes. I was turned on to it a few years ago by my friend John Asher. … Continue reading

Red Wine Chronicles #2

At the hotel for a day off. It’s a bit hot and muggy here today. I’m sure the show will be fun tomorrow nonetheless. Sitting around listening to some Bob Dylan. Going over new set list ideas. I’m trying add … Continue reading

Red Wine Chronicles #1

Hello everyone. Sitting in the back lounge of our bus, after a show, somewhere in the middle of spain. Enjoying a nice glass of red wine thinking about the future of Sum 41. Brown Tom and I have been talking … Continue reading

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