Dave Lifton, who writes for both Ultimate Classic Rock and Diffuser, is a podcaster and author of several books. A native of New York, he now lives in Chicago, where he's usually staring out at Lake Michigan from his apartment or getting into arguments with Bears fans. Also, he likes Bruce Springsteen and pulled pork sandwiches.
Heartbreakers and Crowded House Songs to Be Part of Fleetwood Mac Set Lists
Mick Fleetwood said the catalogs of Mike Campbell and Neil Finn will play a part in Fleetwood Mac's upcoming tour.
U2 to Reissue Three Albums on Vinyl
A trio of early-'90s records are coming out in newly remastered LPs.
Ozzy Osbourne Recalls Last Phone Call With Lemmy
The singer remembered speaking to the Motorhead frontman on the day he died.
Toto’s Steve Lukather Loves Weezer’s ‘Africa’ Cover
"No one is laughing harder than me," the guitarist said of Weezer's version of Toto's No. 1 hit.
Listen to Ray Davies’ New Version of ‘Oklahoma U.S.A.': Exclusive Premiere
The former Kinks frontman re-recorded one of his band's old songs for the upcoming 'Our Country: Americana Act II' LP.
Listen to John Fogerty and Billy Gibbons’ New Song, ‘The Holy Grail’
The touring partners promised us a collaboration. Here it is.
Dave Grohl Pranks Crowd With Fake Stage Fall
Nearly three years to the day that he broke his leg when he fell offstage in Gothenburg, Sweden, Dave Grohl fooled a crowd in the same city into thinking that he had done it again.
Diane Warren Sued for $20 Million for Stealing Chicago’s ‘Look Away’ from Teenager
An Englishman is suing Diane Warren for $20 million, claiming that he wrote Chicago's "Look Away" when he was 14.
John Bonham Sculpture Erected in His Hometown
A massive sculpture of John Bonham was erected in Redditch, England on what would have been the Led Zeppelin drummer's 70th birthday.
Paul Stanley Guests at Gene Simmons’ Las Vegas ‘Vault’ Event
It was sorta like a Kiss show, but not.
Tommy Lee’s Home Sweet Home Can Be Yours for $4.65 Million
Tommy Lee's house has a piano-shaped pool and an exotic indoor atrium with a waterfall.
Dee Snider Releases New Lyric Video for ‘Tomorrow’s No Concern’
The former Twisted Sister frontman has unveiled the first song from his upcoming solo LP 'For the Love of Metal.'